1. "He was a partisan for the children's sake": the story of a foster family whose father was killed by the Russians

    By Khrystyna Dovbnia The life of the Savchenko family from Bilka, a village in Sumy Oblast northwest of Kharkiv and close to the Belarusian border, was divided into "before" and "after" at about 10:00, on 3 December 2022. That was when 45-year-old Mykola Savchenko disappeared. His