logo_headerSaturday, October 1, 2022

externalBlinken meets famous Ukrainian detection dog Patron

This item is part of our running news digest

September 8, 2022 4:03 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk
Share:

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with the iconic Jack Russell Terrier during his visit to the Okhmatdyt hospital in Kyiv, where children injured by Russia's war undergo treatment. According to the State Emergency Service, Patron has helped to neutralize nearly 90 explosives as of March. Blinken arrived in Ukraine on Sept. 8. 

externalGo to the source of this newsSEE OUR NEWS DIGEST
The Kyiv Independent news desk
Author:  The Kyiv Independent news desk
Independent journalism
for an independent Ukraine
Independence is an expensive currency. Both Ukraine and its journalists are paying a high price to preserve its independence. Support Ukraine's trusted journalism in its darkest hour.