The touching story of Ukrainian teenagers reuniting for their school prom after being separated by war

Sofiia, Yuliia, and Aliesia, once carefree teenagers in Ukraine, were torn apart by war and forced to scatter across Europe. Despite the hardships, they managed to reunite for a school prom in their bombed-out hometown, showcasing resilience and the importance of holding onto moments of normalcy in times of chaos. The emotional journey of these young women, along with others, is being captured in a powerful photography exhibition in London, shedding light on the untold stories of Ukrainian women during conflict and displacement. The exhibition, “Leaving Ukraine,” serves as a poignant reminder of the strength and courage displayed by those impacted by war, and the importance of cherishing precious moments of togetherness amidst adversity. Witness the inspiring stories of Sofiia, Yuliia, and Aliesia, as they navigate adulthood at a young age, redefining their teenage dreams, and finding solace in their unwavering bond of friendship and resilience.