Soldiers with a Ukrainian battalion fire at Russian positions with U.S.-supplied weapons in Kharkiv on July 14.Evgeniy Maloletka / AP

After a thrilling first few months of unexpected success that boosted morale among the Ukrainian ranks, the reality of the bloodiest European conflict since World War II has taken its toll among some of the thousands of foreign fighters who traveled from abroad to battle the Russian invaders.

 

Quelle: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/ukraine-russia-foreign-soldiers-invasion-morale-us-veterans-rcna39268