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Angelina Jolie burst into tears after meeting children in Ukraine.
The 46-year-old actress traveled to the war-torn country – which is currently undergoing an ongoing military invasion launched by Russian President Vladimir Putin in February – and reportedly burst into tears upon hearing the stories of children who were injured” by a recent attack. .
In a statement posted on Facebook, Lviv Governor Maksym Kozytskyy said: Hollywood actress and UN Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie has visited the Lviv region.
She visited children who were injured by the Russian military’s missile attack on the Kramatorsk station. She was deeply moved by their stories. One girl was able to tell Mrs. Jolie about her dream in particular.” (Sic)
The governor went on to claim that the ‘Maleficent’ star – she herself is the mother of Maddox, 20, Pax, 18, Zahara, 17, Shiloh, 15, and Vivienne and Knox, 13 with ex-husband Brat Pitt – visit a nearby boarding school, where she took pictures with the students as she thanked the medical staff for their “hard work” and said she could “understand their challenges” as a mother.
He added: “Also Ms. Ambassador visited the boarding school. [She] talked and photographed with the students. I promised more to come. [Angelina] took the time to chat with our volunteers who provide medical and psychological care at Lviv’s main railway station. He thanked them for their hard work. She said that as a mother, she understands the full complexity of the challenges they face, particularly when it comes to helping their children.
“Many people who saw Jolie in Lviv couldn’t believe it was really her. It is very valuable to have the support of people at this level. We will definitely win!”