Poland accepts 4.02 mln refugees since war in Ukraine started

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Since February 24, when Russia invaded Ukraine, 4.02 million people have crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border into Poland, the Border Guard (SG) tweeted on Monday morning.

According to the SG, on Sunday, Border Guard officers carried out around 21,500 border checks on people entering Poland from Ukraine, and by 7:00 a.m. on Monday the number of arrivals had reached around 6,000 people.

The Border Guard also said that on Sunday 26,700 people had left Poland for Ukraine.