Life and Death in the Donbas


Brian Milakovsky works on international projects focusing on economic recovery in the Donbas and writes about the economy of that region for the Kennan Institute, the National Interest and OpenDemocracy Russia. He has been working in Ukraine and Russia since 2009 on ecological and development issues. He’s currently raising money to help evacuate civilians from the Donbas. To donate go to: Evacuating civilians from Eastern Ukraine on


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