Angelina Jolie visits residents in Lviv, Ukraine

“In one of the medical institutions, she has visited children who suffered a missile attack from the Russian military at the Kramatorsk train station. She was very moved by their stories. A girl was even able to tell Mrs. Jolie about her dream. privately. “said Kozytskyy.

Jolie also visited a boarding school in Lviv, which has become a hotspot for displaced people, humanitarian aid and weapons. She told the children she would come back, Kozytskyy said.

At Lviv Central Station, where Ukrainian residents arrive on a regular basis, she spoke to volunteers who provided medical and psychological assistance.

“She thanked them for their work,” Kozytskyy said. “She talked to people who managed to leave the zones of active hostilities.”

Jolie is the UN Special Envoy for Refugees, but Joung-ah Ghedini-Williams, head of global communications for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, said Jolie traveled to the region in her personal capacity and that the UNHCR is not involved in this visit.

In March, Jolie visited Yemen and drew parallels between people in this nation and those suffering because of the war in Ukraine.

Earlier Saturday, Jolie was photographed visiting a coffee shop in Lviv. CNN has contacted Jolie’s representatives for comment.

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