Dawid Zieliński

At Ukrainian Border, Overwhelmed Guards, Volunteers Confront Exodus of Refugees Fleeing War / The Wall Street Journal / March 2022

MEDYKA, Poland—Within days of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last week, the line
of cars carrying people fleeing to the country’s border with Poland was
already 55 miles long.”
“In wet snow and cold rain, mothers began
abandoning their cars to walk for hours, prodding exhausted children as
they dragged their strollers and suitcases along the road.”
the checkpoint, two Ukrainian immigration officers have been
frantically trying to keep up with one of the fastest exoduses from any
country in modern history.”

By Drew Hinshaw and Natalia Ojewska

on assignment for The Wall Street Journal


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