Crowds line train stations in Germany and Poland to welcome Ukrainian refugees into their homes

Lara received a call in the middle of the night on Saturday and headed straight to Berlin’s main train station. There she was met by a woman and her two teenage sons who had fled the Russian invasion of Ukraine. “Right now they are staying at our place,” Lara, who preferred to only use her … Read more

The Ukrainian Exodus at the Polish Border

On Tuesday morning, in the waiting area of ​​the Przemysl railway station, Kateryna Popko, a nineteen-year-old Ukrainian medical student, sat with her mother, Tatiana. The station is a few miles inside the Polish border with Ukraine, and the ticket hall was crowded with refugees from the conflict. Some slip on bags, and others fed their … Read more

One man’s mission to rescue his family and help others – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article KRYVYI RIH, Ukraine — Vladislav Guristrimba woke up Thursday in his house in Zoloche, an upscale bedroom community of Kyiv, to explosions: terrifying flashes of light seconds later by thunderous booms as a barrage of Russian missiles hit targets near the Ukrainian capital’s main airport , Boryspil. By … Read more