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Manicurist Albina and her husband joined the territorial defense

By education, the girl is a teacher of fine arts. This summer, it will be 10 years since she started working as a manicurist. In January, Albina bought a bike to arrange motorcycle tours with her husband in Ukraine. But when Russia launched a full-scale invasion, she decided to defend her country.

“We did not even think of leaving the country. We gave our cat to a family friend and went to the territorial defense headquarters. Only my sister knows about it, I don’t want my parents to worry,” the girl says. Now she works as a combat medic. But as Albina used to play airsoft, she knows how to use a weapon and is prepared to do it.

Photo: Kateryna Kryuchkova

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