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Poland’s near-total ban on abortion has left Ukrainian refugees struggling to access healthcare

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    “We’re like sisters now”: one woman on what it’s been like to welcome a Ukrainian family

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    Horrifying reports suggest Ukrainian women may be at risk under Homes for Ukraine scheme, says UN

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    Horrifying reports suggest Russian soldiers are raping Ukrainian women in occupied cities

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Ukraine war day 41: Russia’s civilian attack in Bucha prompts global outrage and calls for war trials
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The war in Ukraine enters a “new stage of terror” with reports of chemical weapon attacks

On day 48 of the invasion, the UK has promised to hold Vladimir Putin ”and his regime to account”.

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Ukrainian brand Sleeper is donating proceeds from its sales to children impacted by war

"Our children are our future.”

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Meet the 3 Black British women helping hundreds of Black students evacuate Ukraine

This is the story of how three strangers created an essential, powerful humanitarian organisation in a time of need.

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Women fleeing the war in Ukraine are using TikTok to document their journey

The videos – many of which have gone viral – provide an intimate look at what it’s like to be one of the 3.5 million people who have now fled their homes.

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3.5 million Ukrainian refugees have now fled the Russian invasion – here’s how you can help

Millions of Ukrainian civilians have fled since the conflict began, seeking safety from Russian attacks.

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A Russian journalist who held up a ‘no war’ sign on TV has spoken about her 14-hour interrogation

Marina Ovsyannikova said she was questioned for 14 hours after being detained for protesting against the war in Ukraine.

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Peace talks, protests and missile attacks: the latest from day 21 of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Negotiators for Kyiv and Moscow meet for the fourth time as shelling and air strikes continue across Ukraine.

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What is the UK government doing to support Ukrainian refugees?

A new scheme will offer households £350 a month to house refugees.

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“I am a refugee again, but where to?”: the hopes and fears of Ukrainians fleeing conflict

A humanitarian worker reports from the border of Ukraine and Moldova.

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“I am not scared to die”: a Ukrainian woman explains what it’s like to live in the midst of invasion

“Ukrainians are so united right now, it feels like we breathe in unison.”

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“Constant shelling and no water”: Ukraine’s president shares a harrowing day-by-day account of war
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“Constant shelling and no water”: Ukraine’s president shares a harrowing day-by-day account of war

President Zelensky spoke to the House of Commons via video link yesterday.

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Hundreds of surrogate mothers, babies and embryos are stuck in Ukraine amid the Russian invasion

“They are panicking and worried about what will happen to their babies and about getting them to safety.”

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Why so many people are booking Airbnbs in Ukraine right now

We’ll give you a hint: they never intend to stay in them.

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A woman and her child in Lviv, Ukraine during the Russian invasion
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These tweets from a Ukrainian woman highlight the human impact of the Russian invasion

“My country is in war. My people are dying. My buildings are falling.”

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Ukraine’s first lady takes to Instagram to praise the “incredible” women behind the resistance

Olena Zelenska paid tribute to the women who “heal, save and feed”.

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How women are being impacted by the Ukraine crisis, on the ground and in the UK
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“We feel helpless and heartbroken”: Ukrainians in the UK share their stories

“I’m watching the city I was born in under attack”

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