From the front lines of Ukraine medical operations
Rob Lawrence speaks with Stefan Korshak, senior defense correspondent for the Kiev Post
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In this episode of EMS One-Stop, Host Rob Lawrence speaks with Stefan Korshak, senior defense correspondent for the Kiev Post. U.S.-born, now Ukrainian resident Korshak is a journalist and foreign correspondent reporter specializing in conflict zone work.
Rob and Stefan discuss the general situation in Ukraine, humanitarian and refugee issues, and support being provided to displaced citizens by the Ukrainian Government, and the unity and morale of the general population.
In the second half of the podcast, Stefan recounts a recent visit to the front line and his interaction with ambulance and frontline medical support and evacuation operations. To conclude, Stefan identifies current needs and it’s ambulances … as long as they are 4x4 AWD and armored.
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Video: Ukrainian paramedic stays with patient through shelling
While next to the wounded woman and with others injured nearby, the medic yells, “Stay on the ground! Don’t get up! Keep lying down!”