News channels all over the world broadcast the outbreak of a military conflict between Russia and Ukraine, which devastated territories of the latter. During the ongoing war between the two countries, a young couple from Ukraine suddenly decided to marry to seal their love (and fate) and swore to be together forever if they die in battle.
After the simple wedding ceremony, the couple immediately picked up their guns and joined their countrymen to defend their families and their country.
The Ukrainian-Russian war is still ongoing! A young couple marries amidst the sound of explosion and shots fired
24-year-old Ukrainian engineer, Sviatoslav Fursin, met his wife, 21-year-old Yaryna Arieva in 2019. They were to be married in mid-2022 still when, unexpectedly, the war between Ukraine and Russia started. Since the couple wanted to defend their families and their country together, they immediately married and swore to each other that when they die in battle, they will forever be together!
They promised to stay together until they grow old. Though the first family photo they had after marriage was on the 2nd day of the war.
The video shows a simple wedding of Sviatoslav Fursin and Yaryna Arieva, and the ceremony was done in haste, though you may observe the sincere affection they have for each other. Their vow to each other to stay together forever even when they die during the war is extremely touching.
After the wedding ceremony, Yaryna Arieva shared a photo of her husband carrying a rifle. She captioned: “This is the first family photo after marriage, and at this time, it is the second day of the war, and I pray that “the truth will prevail.”
Ukrainian couple marries amidst the war between Russia and Ukraine; “We want to have a marriage contract before we die and vow to be together forever!”
After the ceremony, Yaryna Arieva revealed that they changed into their casual clothes, picked up their rifles, and headed straight to the territorial defense center to join the war and defend their country. Amidst the non-stop war between Ukraine and Russia, the love that this couple has for each other is extremely heart-warming.
Yaryna Arieva straightforwardly said: “The situation is very difficult now, but both of us will do our best to fight for our land. We may die, and we wanted to sign a marriage contract before we die and swear to be together forever.”