Over 6 Million People Flee Ukraine, 90% Of Them Are Women, Children: UN – What We Know!

Over 6 Million People Flee Ukraine, 90% Of Them Are Women, Children: UN

Ukraine warfare: The UN has estimated that greater than 8 million individuals might flee Ukraine this 12 months.

United Nations:

Greater than six million refugees have fled Ukraine since Russia’s invasion started on February 24, figures from the UN refugee company stated on Thursday.

A complete of 6,029,705 individuals had fled Ukraine as of Could 11. Many had gone to neighbouring nations earlier than persevering with their journey, in accordance with the company’s devoted web site, with Poland internet hosting the most important quantity.

Ladies and kids symbolize 90 p.c of the refugees, with Ukrainian males aged 18-60 unable to depart as a result of being eligible for army service.

An extra eight million individuals have additionally been internally displaced, in accordance with a research by the Worldwide Group for Migration.

Every day refugee flows throughout Ukraine’s borders have decreased significantly for the reason that outbreak of warfare.

In March alone, nearly 3.4 million Ukrainians fled their nation. That determine dropped to round 1.5 million in April.

Virtually 493,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge overseas for the reason that starting of Could.

The United Nations has estimated that greater than eight million individuals might flee Ukraine this 12 months.

Ukraine’s pre-war inhabitants was 37 million, excluding the annexed Crimea peninsula and two separatist areas within the east managed by pro-Russia separatists.

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