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Luigi & Mokryna: an Italian-Ukrainian love story spanning the 20th century ·
Luigi Pedutto and Mokryna Yurzhuk met during the Second World War in 1943 in an Austrian camp for prisoners-of-war. He was a soldier, and she was a forced labourer. For two years they were together, but when the war ended, the Soviet authorities did not allow Mokryna to travel to Italy with her beloved Luigi. …