Ukrainian striptease champion is seen heroically saving kittens from burning buildings.
Alexei Surovtsev is determined to assist the Russo Ukrainian conflict-affected animals.
The actor – known for appearing on Ukraine’s version of Dancing with the Stars – is captured on footage running into a building still engulfed in flames in the town of Irpin, which has been devasted by Russian attacks, to get the trapped felines out.
The unlikely hero takes the stray animals home and feeds them.
This isn’t the first time the Irpin native has rescued animals caught up in the war, often documenting his heroics on social media.
Surovtsev stated in an Instagram video that he wants to help abandoned animals. “nearly every day”Many times, rescuing 20-30 “tails”Stay out of danger.
The caption reads: “Actor Alexei Surovtsev rescues abandoned animals from Irpin. @surovtsev.alexei rescues cats that have been abandoned by their owners.
“Usually the animals are given either to the owners or their acquaintances, who then send them to other cities or even countries.
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”Yes, it’s dangerous! Yes, it’s hard! Yes, scary! But when you see these frightened, devoted eyes, you realize that it is not in vain,’ says Alexei.”
Insta users have nicknamed him “a” “superhero of our time”He was thanked for his kindness. “tireless efforts”.
According to Global HappeningsThe three-time winner of striptease is said to have his own show. He was also recognized as the best stripper in Ukraine in 2007.
Irpin – a commuter suburb northwest of Kyiv that had been one of the main battlegrounds for weeks – is now back in Ukrainian hands.
Irpin’s mayor stated this week that 300 civilians could be at risk and that 50 would be killed. “defenders”Russia’s occupation resulted in the deaths of up to 50% of the city’s buildings and other critical infrastructure being destroyed.