Since February 24, when Russia invaded Ukraine, more than 8.23 million people have crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border into Poland, the Border Guard (SG) tweeted on Wednesday morning.
Poland's envoy to the United Nation said that Poland was spending around 1.5 percent of its GDP on humanitarian aid for Ukraine.
Poland's government adopted on Tuesday an amendment to a law on aid for Ukrainian citizens, tightening the system of benefits paid to war refugees and providing for them to cover part of the costs of collective accommodation.
Poland is readying itself for a possible new wave of Ukrainian refugees, Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said.
A Polish deputy foreign minister has appealed to the European Union and its members to increase their humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.
Most Poles now support Ukrainian refugees having to pay at least some of their living expenses in Poland, a new poll has found.
Poland faces the prospect of a new wave of Ukrainian refugees as Russia pounds Ukraine’s infrastructure and temperatures drop, the Polish president has warned.
Former UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has written in British newspaper The Telegraph that Poland is Ukraine's "truest friend" and that other countries are in Poland's debt.
Poland is prepared for a fresh influx of Ukrainian war refugees in the winter months, the minister for social integration said on Wednesday.
Poland is preparing a reception base for Ukrainian refugees, and also has 100,000 places already available to cope with a possible second refugee wave this winter.