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Civilians caught in the crossfire of war in Ukraine

A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard near a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Resident Tetiana shows her damaged house in the village of Zahaltsi, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko

Resident Tetiana shows her damaged house in the village of Zahaltsi, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko

Resident Tetiana shows her damaged house in the village of Zahaltsi, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko
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People walk past a residential building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

People walk past a residential building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

People walk past a residential building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Local residents sit outside a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. A sign reads: "Shelter. Children". REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents sit outside a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. A sign reads: "Shelter. Children". REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents sit outside a block of flats heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 20, 2022. A sign reads: "Shelter. Children". REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Former students Yana Shulyak and Olena Zhornik use a swing at the playground of a destroyed school, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Former students Yana Shulyak and Olena Zhornik use a swing at the playground of a destroyed school, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Former students Yana Shulyak and Olena Zhornik use a swing at the playground of a destroyed school, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A person reacts at a holding point for civilian cars destroyed by Russian attacks in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A person reacts at a holding point for civilian cars destroyed by Russian attacks in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A person reacts at a holding point for civilian cars destroyed by Russian attacks in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
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Vera Kosolopenko, is pictured at the entrance of a basement where she sheltered after her house was hit during Russian bombing in the village of Bezruky, Derhachi district, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vera Kosolopenko, is pictured at the entrance of a basement where she sheltered after her house was hit during Russian bombing in the village of Bezruky, Derhachi district, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vera Kosolopenko, is pictured at the entrance of a basement where she sheltered after her house was hit during Russian bombing in the village of Bezruky, Derhachi district, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Residents talk outside a destroyed community hall, as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Residents talk outside a destroyed community hall, as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Residents talk outside a destroyed community hall, as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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A man walks past a car overturned after a Russian bombing hit a garage in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A man walks past a car overturned after a Russian bombing hit a garage in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A man walks past a car overturned after a Russian bombing hit a garage in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Anna Zhuravel, 27, who is eight and a half months pregnant, helps her family rebuild the roof of their grocery shop in Moshchun village, Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Anna Zhuravel, 27, who is eight and a half months pregnant, helps her family rebuild the roof of their grocery shop in Moshchun village, Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Anna Zhuravel, 27, who is eight and a half months pregnant, helps her family rebuild the roof of their grocery shop in Moshchun village, Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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A local resident stands next to a flooded area after Ukrainian military forces opened a dam to flood an residencial area in order to stop advance of Russian forces to arrive to the capital city of Kyiv, in Demydiv, Ukraine, May, 15, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident stands next to a flooded area after Ukrainian military forces opened a dam to flood an residencial area in order to stop advance of Russian forces to arrive to the capital city of Kyiv, in Demydiv, Ukraine, May, 15, 2022....more

A local resident stands next to a flooded area after Ukrainian military forces opened a dam to flood an residencial area in order to stop advance of Russian forces to arrive to the capital city of Kyiv, in Demydiv, Ukraine, May, 15, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Former students play ping-pong at the playground of a destroyed school in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Former students play ping-pong at the playground of a destroyed school in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Former students play ping-pong at the playground of a destroyed school in Kharkiv, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Vladimir visits his damaged house where a destroyed Russian combat vehicle is parked in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vladimir visits his damaged house where a destroyed Russian combat vehicle is parked in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vladimir visits his damaged house where a destroyed Russian combat vehicle is parked in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Residents Anna collects items from the kitchen of her apartment inside a residential building that was destroyed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine in the town of Borodianka, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko

Residents Anna collects items from the kitchen of her apartment inside a residential building that was destroyed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine in the town of Borodianka, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko

Residents Anna collects items from the kitchen of her apartment inside a residential building that was destroyed during Russia's invasion of Ukraine in the town of Borodianka, in Kyiv region, Ukraine May 13, 2022.  REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko
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Vladimir observes his damaged house in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vladimir observes his damaged house in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Vladimir observes his damaged house in Malaya Rohan, a village retaken by the Ukrainian forces in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Two girls sit in a public square in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022.  REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Two girls sit in a public square in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Two girls sit in a public square in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A Ukrainian boy rides a scooter, in a residential neighbourhood damaged by Russian shelling in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A Ukrainian boy rides a scooter, in a residential neighbourhood damaged by Russian shelling in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A Ukrainian boy rides a scooter, in a residential neighbourhood damaged by Russian shelling in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
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A car drives past in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022.  REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A car drives past in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A car drives past in front of destroyed buildings in Borodyanka outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A local resident takes a pause while clearing a house destroyed by Russian shelling of a residential area in Irpin, Ukraine, May 13, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident takes a pause while clearing a house destroyed by Russian shelling of a residential area in Irpin, Ukraine, May 13, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident takes a pause while clearing a house destroyed by Russian shelling of a residential area in Irpin, Ukraine, May 13, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents gather outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents gather outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents gather outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Konstantin Derkach, 59, a local resident and carpenter, reacts while speaking on a stair landing of an apartment building damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Konstantin Derkach, 59, a local resident and carpenter, reacts while speaking on a stair landing of an apartment building damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander...more

Konstantin Derkach, 59, a local resident and carpenter, reacts while speaking on a stair landing of an apartment building damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Sisters Zoya Makushenko, 58, and Nadiya Makushenko, 70, tend their strawberry field as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Sisters Zoya Makushenko, 58, and Nadiya Makushenko, 70, tend their strawberry field as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Sisters Zoya Makushenko, 58, and Nadiya Makushenko, 70, tend their strawberry field as villagers return to Moshchun village Kyiv region, Ukraine May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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A local resident sits in a courtyard outside a building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard outside a building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident sits in a courtyard outside a building heavily damaged during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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People move past a residential building destroyed during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

People move past a residential building destroyed during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

People move past a residential building destroyed during the Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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