Refugees brave the cold in a frozen field after they fled from Ukraine because of the Russian invasion at the border checkpoint in Medyka, Poland, March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
According to a Polish deputy interior minister, some 350,000 people have entered Poland from Ukraine since Russia invaded the country.
Speaking to public broadcaster Polskie Radio 1, Maciej Wasik said, “Over the last 24 hours 100,000 people crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border. In total, since Thursday, there have already been 350,000 refugees.”