This was August 13th, after Ukraine shelling hit the city, happening on a daily basis at that time –
I arrived in Lugansk on August 18th, the road beween Krasnodon and Lugansk was blocked by Ukrainian forces, so this was necessary –
Arriving in Lugansk was like this –
The next day, I went for a walk in the city –
‘How is life here?’, I ask ‘terrible – leave at once!!’, the woman replies.