Angelina Jolie makes surprise trip to Ukraine; meets children, visits cafe

Amid the ongoing war in Ukraine, Hollywood star Angelina Jolie, who is on a visit to the country as a special envoy of the UNHCR, was seen meeting children and visiting a cafe in Lviv.

Amid the ongoing war in Ukraine, Hollywood star Angelina Jolie, who is on a visit to the country as a special envoy of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), was seen meeting children and visiting a cafe in Lviv.

Jolie, who has spent almost two decades working with the UNHCR met Ukrainian medical volunteers 

visited orphans and injured children evacuated from the Donetsk region of the country.

"Jolie visited injured children evacuated from Donetsk Oblast and orphans. She also met volunteers who provide medical 

psychological help to Ukrainian evacuees," Kyiv Independent reported in a tweet.

The war has also resulted in almost 3000 civilian casualties as of April 28. The casualty figures include as many as 70 children, according to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNOHCR).