Here and Now. Valentina Korolenko. Valentina Korolenko: hero surgeon on the frontline

Valentina Korolenko, Senior Lieutenant of the Medical Service of the Pskov Airborne Division, has been serving in the frontline medical unit since the beginning of the Special Military Operation in Donbass. As a surgeon, she provided assistance to fighters on the front lines in the most complex and dire conditions. She believes that every surgeon is also a commander who devises a strategy that impacts the achievement of a specific goal. Valentina was awarded the medal "For Saving the Dying" personally by the President of Russia. Watch the new episode of the documentary series to find out how her challenging journey began.