A family desperate to escape Ukraine journeyed thousands of miles through eight countries before finding an unexpected home in Utah.
Posted at 10:30 PM, Apr 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-04 00:46:32-04
SALT LAKE CITY — As of March 31, the U.N. reported that 4.1 million Ukrainians had fled to neighboring Romania and Poland.
But others are coming to the United States, including a family of four who arrived in Utah three weeks ago after traveling more than 8,500 miles in nine days — a journey they are calling “miraculous.”
In the story above, we spoke with Yuri Kalmazan, Albina Smykovska, and the family who has welcomed them in.
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