Under a sky filled with the sound of missiles soaring overhead, people in the eastern Ukrainian city of Bakhmut try to carry on with normal life. Some of the shops that closed shortly after the Russian invasion four months ago have recently reopened. Street markets are also set up by the sidewalks so people can buy food and essentials. (June 20)
War in Ukraine. The horrors of war by Bakhmut
20 June 2022
A man rides a bicycle past a building damaged in Russian shelling in Bakhmut, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Monday, June 20, 2022.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo