The author is a volunteer, a paratrooper of the 79th Airborne Brigade. During the defense of the Donetsk airport on October 15, 2014, he came under another terrorist attack, was seriously wounded, and his right eye was damaged. A grenade hit Tereshchenko and four other soldiers in the Ochi building, which Alexander grabbed with his hands and tried to throw away. The grenade exploded in his hands when thrown, Tereshchenko completely lost his right hand and left hand.
Now he heads the Nikolaev regional organization «Association of participants and invalids of anti-terrorist operation», works as the deputy chief of Academy of patrol police on social and humanitarian questions in Kiev.
Wrote the book “Life after 16:30”. This is a documentary about the victory of man over circumstances and over himself