Siret, Romania – Greater than 67,000 folks from Ukraine have entered Romania for the reason that begin of the Russian invasion final week, in accordance with the Romanian authorities.
Lots of them are aged folks or ladies travelling with their youngsters after the Ukrainian parliament declared martial legislation, prohibiting males aged 18 to 60 from leaving the nation.
The refugees have arrived in Romania not solely from cities close to the border however from all throughout Ukraine, some travelling for 2 days to cross the border.
In Siret, northern Romania – the busiest border crossing between the 2 nations – lengthy queues of vehicles have been seen, with some folks spending the evening within the fields, ready to cross the border.
On the Romanian aspect, a whole lot of volunteers from civil society, the Romanian emergency inspectorate and Romanian firefighters present quick aid, together with meals, cell phone sim playing cards and free transportation to numerous cities in Romania.