500,000+ thousand people has fled the country of Ukraine to other neighboring countries following the events of the war waged by Russia.

It has been reported that a large number of vehicles are lined at the border checkpoints of Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, and Maldova. Others crossed the border on foot, carrying supplies and possessions along with them.

According to Shabia Mantoo, a UNHCR spokeswoman said the latest and increasin count of refugees were about 281,000 in Poland, more than 84,500 in Hungary, about 36,400 in Maldova, over 32,500 in Romania and about 30,000 in Slovakia.

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SOURCE: Associated Press

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