Tens of hundreds of Ukrainians are fleeing from the warfare and crossing borders to the west in the hunt for security as Russia pounded their capital and different cities with air raids.
Vehicles have been backed up for a number of kilometres at some border crossings as authorities in Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova mobilised to obtain them, providing shelter, meals and authorized assist.
The UN refugee company has said about 150,000 folks have thus far fled Ukraine into neighbouring nations within the wake of the Russian invasion.
Some walked by way of the night time whereas others escaped the east of the nation by practice, automobile or bus. Many have been greeted by awaiting relations and buddies.
With the world revolted at Russia’s unprovoked assault on Ukraine, there was an enormous outpouring of assist for the fleeing Ukrainians.
The most important numbers have been arriving in Poland – 115,000 – the place almost two million Ukrainians have already settled to work lately, pushed away by Russia’s first incursion when it annexed Crimea in 2014.