Ukrainian soldiers returning from combat suffer from PTSD

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It’s been a year since the Ukrainian military launched its operation against pro-Russian separatists in the East. After months of intense combat on the frontline, many Ukrainian soldiers are returning home with symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

CCTV’s Kate Parkinson filed this report from Ukraine.

Ukrainian soldiers returning from combat suffer from PTSD

Ukrainian soldiers returning from combat suffer from PTSD

It's been a year since the Ukrainian military launched its operation against pro-Russian separatists in the East. After months of intense combat on the frontline, many Ukrainian soldiers are returning home with symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). CCTV's Kate Parkinson filed this report from Ukraine.

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