Since the beginning of Russia’s war in Ukraine, 10 million Ukrainians — about a quarter of the population — have been displaced, and about four million have fled the country.
Iryna Baramidze is one of them. From a middle-class neighborhood of Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital, she has been married to her husband for 12 years and has an 11 year-old son, Yuri.
Over three weeks, our producer Clare Toeniskoetter followed Iryna as she made an impossible choice.
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- After meeting with Ukrainian refugees in Poland last week, President Biden called Vladimir Putin “a butcher.”
- As Ukrainians flood into Poland, the travel industry has become part of an effort to supply transportation, accommodation and more to the refugees.
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