Picture and text by Volodymyr Petrov – March 7, 2022:
A woman holds two cats as civilians cross the river near the blown-up bridge in Irpin, not far from Kyiv fleeing from Irpin as it is constantly shelled by attacking Russian forces.
A small shoulder bag and two cats. That’s all she took with her from Irpin.
Today, according to the UN, 3 million Ukrainian refugees left their homes and are abroad now. It has been 20 days since the beginning of full-scale Russia’s attack on Ukraine.