As the journalists found out, the employers do not hurry to help Ukrainians in trouble. Many of them worked abroad illegally that is why the owners fear fines and punishment.
Often Ukrainians in Poland are under attacks. For instance, a Ukrainian was beaten in Poland in May. He was returning from a shop with his friends when a Polish attacked him. With a head injury, he was hospitalized, as the news agency reads.
Ukrainian woman Oksana was found on a bench in Polish Poznań with a blood-stroke. It appeared that she was working illegally, though the employer promised to employ her officially. She had a blood stroke and the man took her to the park and left on a bench. Though, he called the police and reported a drunk woman lying in a park. Later, many Polish people were raising money for her treatment.
Two Ukrainians died in Italy recently. In January, a body of a 30-year-old Oksana Yatskiv was found on railway tracks in Naples. Oksana arrives in this country to work with her mother from Ternopil region. The mother was searching for Oksana for a week when she found her in a morgue. Her friends are convinced that she was murdered. She had two kids in Ukraine.
A few years ago Volodymyr from Lviv died in Spain at a construction site. According to different versions, he fell from staging from electrocution or he suddenly felt sick. However, his wife Iryna believes that someone took out his organs in Spain. Mass media reported that she was trying to find the truth for many months but no progress has been made.
Reportedly, according to krainianpeopleleaks.com one Ukrainian leaves the country every 30 seconds seeking a job abroad.