Youths and animals struggle to cope in war-ravaged east Ukraine

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A year of fighting has taken a heavy toll on eastern Ukraine, and it’s not just the people who have suffered. Animals have been caught in the crossfire too. CCTV America visited one equestrian center in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk to find out how the people and animals there are coping.

CCTV’s Kate Parkinson filed this report from Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.

Youths and animals struggle to cope in war-ravaged east Ukraine

Youths and animals struggle to cope in war-ravaged east Ukraine

A year of fighting has taken a heavy toll on eastern Ukraine, and it's not just the people who have suffered. Animals have been caught in the crossfire too. CCTV America visited one equestrian center in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk to find out how the people and animals there are coping. CCTV's Kate Parkinson filed this report from Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.

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