Day 20 of the Russian invasion in Ukraine, in photos | News

While all eyes are on Ukraine, the country itself is reaping the loss of its soldiers with every bombardment that strikes. Millions of people have now fled the country while many still watch their beloved homes being destroyed.

Firefighters worked hard to respond to each new bombed building as funeral ceremonies unfolded for fallen soldiers over the weekend.

Families have traveled to northern Spain to reunite with loved ones and regain a sense of normalcy away from the scars of war.






Ukrainian firefighters work in a building after a bomb attack in Kyiv, Ukraine on Tuesday.










A firefighter comforts a woman outdoors

A firefighter comforts a woman outside a destroyed building after a bomb attack in a residential area of ​​kyiv, Ukraine on Tuesday. The Russian offensive in Ukraine has moved closer to central kyiv with a series of strikes hitting a residential area as leaders from three European Union member countries planned a visit to Ukraine’s beleaguered capital.










Women cry in front of a destroyed apartment

Women cry outside a destroyed building after a bomb attack in a residential area of ​​kyiv, Ukraine on Tuesday. The Russian offensive in Ukraine has moved closer to central kyiv with a series of strikes hitting a residential area as leaders from three European Union member countries planned a visit to Ukraine’s beleaguered capital.










People injured by shelling lay in the hall

People injured by shelling lay in the hall of the No. 3 hospital in Mariupol, Ukraine, on Tuesday.










Ukrainian soldiers pay last respects to Colonel Valeriy Gudz

Ukrainian soldiers pay their last respects to Colonel Valeriy Gudz, killed in battle against Russian invaders, at a cemetery in the town of Boryspil, near the capital kyiv, Ukraine on Tuesday.










Relatives and friends attend a funeral ceremony

Relatives and friends attend a funeral ceremony for four of the Ukrainian servicemen who were killed in an airstrike at a military base in Yarokiv, at a church in Lviv, Ukraine on Tuesday. At least 35 people were killed and many injured in Sunday’s Russian missile attack on a military training base near Ukraine’s western border with NATO member Poland.










The wife of French President Brigitte Macron and French education,

French President Brigitte Macron’s wife and French Education, Youth and Sports Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer, center, meet three Ukrainian refugee children who fled war in their country, at a school in Épinay-sur-Seine, north of Paris, Tuesday.










Ukrainian Irina Oscaria, 21, resident in Spain

Ukrainian Irina Oscaria, 21, residing in Spain, hugs her family after they arrived in Cizur Menor, northern Spain, on Tuesday, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Oscaria’s family traveled more than 5,000 kilometers to arrive in Spain.




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