Sunday Mirror

Here at last after lengthy wait for visas


IRYNA Dmytriienk­o’s little girl is enjoying the “peace and quiet” of rural life.


Victoriia has made friends at the local primary school since she arrived with her mother and grandmothe­r from Lviv on

June 14. The

HAPPY Oksana with Victoriia.

Inset, Iryna

family left for Poland on February 26 – two days after Russia invaded Ukraine – but Iryna, 33, told how they spent a further three months waiting for their visas to come through.

Gran Oksana, 59, said: “Missiles hit Lviv after we left. It is good here for Victoriia because she cannot hear the sirens and air


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