Foreign Policy Examines HIV-Positive Eastern Ukrainians’ Struggle To Access Medicines, Care Amid War

Foreign Policy: Ukraine’s Underground AIDS-Treatment Railroad
“For HIV-positive eastern Ukrainians, the struggle against Russian-backed separatists isn’t just about dignity — it’s about their right to stay alive. … The future of HIV and tuberculosis treatment in eastern Ukraine remains uncertain, but Ukraine’s AIDS activists are determined to do everything they can to save it. With their unwavering commitment to helping some of the most vulnerable people in society, even at great personal risk, these activists believe they are embodying the best of Western values…” (Pinkham, 3/31).

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