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Ukrainian farmer braves frontline shelling to harvest his fields

Harvest is turning into a battlefield for many farmers in eastern Ukraine as Russian forces continue sustained shelling of the Donetsk region. Oleksandr, a 52-year-old farmer whose fields stretch across the frontline, is braving the danger of Russian shelling to harvest the wheat he had sown last autumn.

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Despite frontline shelling, a Ukrainian farmer harvests his fields.

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Many farmers in eastern Ukraine are finding their harvest to be a battleground as Russian forces keep bombarding the Donetsk region nonstop. Oleksandr, a 52-year-old farmer whose fields stretch across the frontline, is braving the danger of Russian shelling to harvest the wheat he had sown last autumn.

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