Hollywood actress and UNHCR goodwill ambassador, Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to the western Ukrainian city of Lviv on Saturday,30th April 2022 to meet the children affected by the war. She also visited hospitals and NGOs helping the injured and displaced.
The regional governor, Maksym Kozytskyy wrote; “She was very moved by (the children’s) stories,” “One girl was even able to privately tell Ms. Jolie about a dream she’d had.”
“The visit was a surprise to us all,” he wrote. “Plenty of people who saw Ms. Jolie in the Lviv region could not believe that it was really her. But since Feb. 24, Ukraine has shown the entire world that there are plenty of incredible things here.”