The Adventures of a British Freelance Photographer in Mariupol

British independent photographer Dean O’Brien recently visited Mariupol, Ukraine-occupied Donbass. Here’s some of highlights of his time there, in tweets, and Instagrams –

A fuel stop runs into a  few problems…

Dean speaks to people there – 

Finds signs of anti-Ukraine feeling there – 

Mariupol still shows signs of anti pro-Ukrainian feelings amongst the population

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Speaks with local NGOs –

And young people in, of Mariupol – 

Dean also documents in photos Mariupol as it is today –

Dean photographs a recruitment poster for the Ukrainian army on the Mariupol streets –

And with that, Dean was off, promising blog posts, and more to come!