Hunger strike ends, protests go on
Leonid Brovchenko, 63 is the oldest hunger striker. He came to Kyiv from his native Vinnytsya and went on hunger strike on July 10. (Ganna Bernyk)
© Ganna Bernyk
Roman Lakuda spent six days on a hunger strike outside Ukraine House in central Kyiv. He is pale, moves and speaks slowly and often loses his train of thought.
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