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Inside war besieged Ukraine

A man walks past a burning gas pipeline that was hit during shelling from Russian positions in a neighborhood in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31, 2022.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man walks past a burning gas pipeline that was hit during shelling from Russian positions in a neighborhood in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31, 2022.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man walks past a burning gas pipeline that was hit during shelling from Russian positions in a neighborhood in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31, 2022.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Relatives and friends mourn next to the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, at the Lychakiv cemetery, in Lviv, April 1.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Relatives and friends mourn next to the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, at the Lychakiv cemetery, in Lviv, April 1. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Relatives and friends mourn next to the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, at the Lychakiv cemetery, in Lviv, April 1. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A local resident walks near a destroyed apartment building in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident walks near a destroyed apartment building in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident walks near a destroyed apartment building in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Ukrainian refugees wait in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Ukrainian refugees wait in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Ukrainian refugees wait in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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A view shows residential houses destroyed by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A view shows residential houses destroyed by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A view shows residential houses destroyed by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko
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Andrei Liutov,15, cries as he embraces the portrait of his father Vlad Liutov, 46, a martial arts instructor who joined the territorial defense and died during a rocket strike on the regional administration building on Tuesday, during the funeral in Mykolaiv, Ukraine April 1.  REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Andrei Liutov,15, cries as he embraces the portrait of his father Vlad Liutov, 46, a martial arts instructor who joined the territorial defense and died during a rocket strike on the regional administration building on Tuesday, during the funeral in...more

Andrei Liutov,15, cries as he embraces the portrait of his father Vlad Liutov, 46, a martial arts instructor who joined the territorial defense and died during a rocket strike on the regional administration building on Tuesday, during the funeral in Mykolaiv, Ukraine April 1. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A local resident rides a bicycle past an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident rides a bicycle past an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident rides a bicycle past an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Relatives and friends mourn as Ukrainian soldiers carry the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, during a funeral ceremony at the Saints Peter and Paul Garrison Church, in Lviv, April 1.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Relatives and friends mourn as Ukrainian soldiers carry the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, during a funeral ceremony at the Saints Peter and Paul Garrison Church, in Lviv, April 1. ...more

Relatives and friends mourn as Ukrainian soldiers carry the coffin of Private Volodymyr Dukh, 29, who was killed in battle amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, during a funeral ceremony at the Saints Peter and Paul Garrison Church, in Lviv, April 1. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Windows that were broken during the shelling amid Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine, are pictured in Irpin, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Windows that were broken during the shelling amid Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine, are pictured in Irpin, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Windows that were broken during the shelling amid Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine, are pictured in Irpin, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
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A bomb crater and a destroyed residential house are seen in a village near a frontline in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A bomb crater and a destroyed residential house are seen in a village near a frontline in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A bomb crater and a destroyed residential house are seen in a village near a frontline in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
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A Ukrainian service member smokes during shelling at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member smokes during shelling at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member smokes during shelling at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
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Grandmother Maria and mother Kateryna react near a coffin with the body of 18-year-old Viktor Karichak, who died during the war, in Mukachevo, Ukraine, April 1. 
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Grandmother Maria and mother Kateryna react near a coffin with the body of 18-year-old Viktor Karichak, who died during the war, in Mukachevo, Ukraine, April 1. REUTERS/Serhii Hudak

Grandmother Maria and mother Kateryna react near a coffin with the body of 18-year-old Viktor Karichak, who died during the war, in Mukachevo, Ukraine, April 1. REUTERS/Serhii Hudak
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A Ukrainian service member inspects destroyed Russian BTR-82 armored personal carrier in a village near a frontline, in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member inspects destroyed Russian BTR-82 armored personal carrier in a village near a frontline, in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member inspects destroyed Russian BTR-82 armored personal carrier in a village near a frontline, in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
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An undated handout picture shows comic illustrations drawn by Karina Ivashchenko, 14,  as a way to channel her fear and overcome war trauma, in Mariupol, Ukraine. The story reads: "We went down to the basement. I thought everything is different in the basement. I am hearing the sounds of the machine guns. People from the next house were asked to move out. I do not know what will happen but probably something terrible is coming."  Oleg Ivashchenko/Handout via REUTERS

An undated handout picture shows comic illustrations drawn by Karina Ivashchenko, 14,  as a way to channel her fear and overcome war trauma, in Mariupol, Ukraine. The story reads: "We went down to the basement. I thought everything is different in...more

An undated handout picture shows comic illustrations drawn by Karina Ivashchenko, 14,  as a way to channel her fear and overcome war trauma, in Mariupol, Ukraine. The story reads: "We went down to the basement. I thought everything is different in the basement. I am hearing the sounds of the machine guns. People from the next house were asked to move out. I do not know what will happen but probably something terrible is coming." Oleg Ivashchenko/Handout via REUTERS
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Parts of ammunition and shell casings lie next to a destroyed car in a residential area during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Parts of ammunition and shell casings lie next to a destroyed car in a residential area during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Parts of ammunition and shell casings lie next to a destroyed car in a residential area during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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A Ukrainian service member holds Kalashnikov AK-12 captured from Russian troops at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member holds Kalashnikov AK-12 captured from Russian troops at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

A Ukrainian service member holds Kalashnikov AK-12 captured from Russian troops at a position in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
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Local residents stand next to a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. 
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Local residents stand next to a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents stand next to a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Local residents play chess outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents play chess outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Local residents play chess outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Service members from Chechen Republic are seen on positions during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov

Service members from Chechen Republic are seen on positions during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov

Service members from Chechen Republic are seen on positions during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov
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A boy is seen outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. 
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A boy is seen outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A boy is seen outside an apartment building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Zamid Chalaev regiment commander from Chechen Republic fires an automatic grenade launcher during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov

Zamid Chalaev regiment commander from Chechen Republic fires an automatic grenade launcher during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov

Zamid Chalaev regiment commander from Chechen Republic fires an automatic grenade launcher during fighting in Ukraine-Russia conflict in the city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Chingis Kondarov
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A view shows a residential area damaged by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A view shows a residential area damaged by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A view shows a residential area damaged by shelling in the village of Hostomel, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko
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Ukrainian service members rest in the village of Hostomel amid Russia's attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

Ukrainian service members rest in the village of Hostomel amid Russia's attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

Ukrainian service members rest in the village of Hostomel amid Russia's attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko
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A local resident pushes a cart past a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident pushes a cart past a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident pushes a cart past a building damaged during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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An emergency service member rests next to the bodies of civilians killed by Russian shelling before they are transferred to a mortuary, after bodies were collected from different locations in Irpin, Ukraine March 31. 
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An emergency service member rests next to the bodies of civilians killed by Russian shelling before they are transferred to a mortuary, after bodies were collected from different locations in Irpin, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

An emergency service member rests next to the bodies of civilians killed by Russian shelling before they are transferred to a mortuary, after bodies were collected from different locations in Irpin, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
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A local resident carries a cage while walking past an apartment building destroyed during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident carries a cage while walking past an apartment building destroyed during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A local resident carries a cage while walking past an apartment building destroyed during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko
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Smoke rises from a residential building after shelling from Russian positions in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Smoke rises from a residential building after shelling from Russian positions in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Smoke rises from a residential building after shelling from Russian positions in northern Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A car which was damaged during the shelling, amid Russia's invasion on Ukraine is pictured at the house courtyard, in Irpin Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

A car which was damaged during the shelling, amid Russia's invasion on Ukraine is pictured at the house courtyard, in Irpin Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

A car which was damaged during the shelling, amid Russia's invasion on Ukraine is pictured at the house courtyard, in Irpin Ukraine March 31. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
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A thermometer is seen on the ground next to the broken windows of houses after a military strike hit the neighborhood, as Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues, in Mykolaiv, Ukraine, March 31. 
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A thermometer is seen on the ground next to the broken windows of houses after a military strike hit the neighborhood, as Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues, in Mykolaiv, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A thermometer is seen on the ground next to the broken windows of houses after a military strike hit the neighborhood, as Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues, in Mykolaiv, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A Ukrainian refugee waits in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A Ukrainian refugee waits in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A Ukrainian refugee waits in line to cross the Ukraine-Poland border, after fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, outside the border crossing checkpoint in Shehyni, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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Damage after shelling is seen, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Velika Danylivka neighborhood of Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31.  REUTERS/Oleksandr Lapshyn

Damage after shelling is seen, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Velika Danylivka neighborhood of Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Oleksandr Lapshyn

Damage after shelling is seen, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Velika Danylivka neighborhood of Kharkiv, Ukraine, March 31. REUTERS/Oleksandr Lapshyn
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Valentyn, 83, the last local resident who stayed in a village near a frontline, stands inside his house in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

Valentyn, 83, the last local resident who stayed in a village near a frontline, stands inside his house in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko

Valentyn, 83, the last local resident who stayed in a village near a frontline, stands inside his house in Kyiv Region, Ukraine March 31.  REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
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