Joy filled the streets when Russian troops abandoned the city of Kherson in early November. On a day that the Ukrainian president called “historic”, the population took to the streets to meet the military and celebrate the liberation of the city. There were hugs, tears and a lot selfie. About a month later, civilians try to leave the city, while Russian bombing intensifies.
“This is ours.” Ukrainians return to Kherson and the party takes over the streets