Despite the cold weather, the snow and extreme fatigue, volunteers from Polski Czerwony Krzyż (PCK) in Lublin are working around the clock, with the support of the IFRC, to pack relief goods that will be shipped to Ukraine to alleviate suffering.
Alaa Massini (C), refugee from Syria, speaks with Klara (L), an activist from the Grupa Granica (Border Group), as Alaa's husband Muhammad (R) carries one of their children as they walk with border guard officers in the woods near Kleszczele, Poland, on October 22, 2021. - Thousands of migrants, mostly from the Middle East have crossed or tried to cross from Belarus since the summer. The EU believes the Belarusian regime is deliberately sending the migrants over in retaliation against EU sanctions. (Photo by Wojtek RADWANSKI / AFP) / TO GO WITH AFP STORY by Anna Maria JAKUBEK