Sergey Kolesnikov

Sergey Kolesnikov

Moments before of giving birth, Andrey’s mother's heart stopped causing him a brain injury.

Andrey learned to self-sufficient and lives alone in Smolensk, Western Russia. He works for a local disabled day centre and performs gentle, daily routines.

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