Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Donetsk Generation

RSI – 29/09/2017

More than three years after the start of the war in eastern Ukraine, the breakaway regions of Donetsk and Lugansk are trying to define their own national identity.
Eastern Ukraine has a deep historical and cultural connection with Russia. But Moscow has no intention of annexing the two separatist republics, as it did with Crimea, so it becomes essential to foster a sense of belonging to a single community. From this perspective the younger generations are critical.

Here you can listen to the radio documentary Generazione Donetsk, do svidaniya Kiev, I produced for RSI (Swiss National Public Radio and Television) with the voices of young people, students and teachers…