The enigmatic street artist Banksy captured one of his graffiti on a ruined building in Ukraine

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The work was unveiled on the British's Instagram account, who had previously shared his creations in other conflict territories

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The enigmatic street artist Banksy painted one of his graffiti on a ruined building in Ukraine

A graffiti by the street artist Banksy is seen on the wall of a destroyed building on Borodyanka on November 11, 2022 in the kyiv region, Ukraine. (Photo by Ed Ram/Getty Images)

The enigmatic and vindictive British artist Banksyhas embodied one of his graffiti on the wall of a ruined building in the Ukrainian city of Borodyanka, on the outskirts of kyiv, reports the Ukrinform portal.

The image shows a girl doing a gymnastic exercise on the floor, leaning in an almost impossible balance on the remains of one of the side walls eaten away by the shelling.

The enigmatic street artist Banksy painted one of his graffiti on a ruined building in Ukraine

Banksy confirmed on his Instagram account that it was his work. Borodyanka was particularly hard hit by Russian air raids in the first weeks of the conflict. Power and heat cuts across Ukraine caused by missile and drone attacks on energy infrastructure have added urgency to winter preparations. (Photo by Ed Ram/Getty Images)

The graffiti was initially disseminated from the Instagram account of the anonymous artist, which according to the Ukrainian portal verifies its authenticity, as this is the usual way of Banksy to disseminate his works.

The British artist has previously captured some of his vindictive graffiti in other conflict territories.

The enigmatic street artist Banksy painted one of his graffiti on a dilapidated building in Ukraine

(Photo by Ed Ram/Getty Images)

Ukrinform also recalls that a graffiti by the author was recently auctioned in London for charity in support of a Ukrainian children's hospital, which fetched81,000 pounds ($95,600).

Last June, eight people were sentenced in Paris for their involvement in the theft of a Banksy work that had been performed at a door of the Bataclan in homage to the victims of the jihadist attack against that theater on November 13, 2015.

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The judges imposed firm prison terms for the three men who admitted to having taken the door on the night of January 25-26, 2019, who appeared in Italy.

One ​​received four years in prison, of which two firm years, and the other two three years, with 18 firm months.

The enigmatic street artist Banksy captured one of his graffiti on a building in ruins in Ukraine

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A fourth man, a lover of Banksy's art, was sentenced for receiving the work to three years in prison, 20 of which he will have to serve with an electronic bracelet.

The work depicts ahead down and sad-looking young woman painted in an emergency exit from the Bataclan through which many of the people who fled from the Islamic State commando escaped. burst into the room, killing 90 and injuring dozens.

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The investigation allowed the Italian police officers to recover the work on a farm near the municipality of Alba Adriatica, in the province of Teramo.< /p>

This trial for the work of the street artist took place in parallel to the latest phase that has brought some of those allegedly involved in the terrorist massacres of November 13 at the Bataclan, in several terraces in Paris and at the Stade de France.

(With information from EFE)

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