An 88-year-old woman takes refuge in a basement as mortar shells rain down on Severodonetsk, eastern Ukraine. Photo: AFP
An 88-year-old woman takes refuge in a basement as mortar shells rain down on Severodonetsk, eastern Ukraine. Photo: AFP
Ukraine war

Forcibly displaced worldwide tops 100 million for the first time

  • The war in Ukraine has been one of the factors propelling millions of people to flee
  • Global figure must ‘serve as a wake-up call’ for more action: UNHCR chief