Euro 2012 Through The Eyes Of Two Fans
As the Euro 2012 soccer championship draws to a close, take a look at these photos, sent to RFE/RL by two Polish fans, Jacek Jagła and Marcin Pietrzyk who spent some time in Kyiv, attending the games and touring Ukraine with their host family.
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“So far, we haven’t had a single incident, not a single conflict situation. Ukrainian fans and Ukrainians in general have presented themselves as a very welcoming nation open to the world. That’s what has probably been the biggest surprise of this tournament.”
The Fans of Euro 2012
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