In February 2022, Russia invaded the Ukraine, sparking international outrage and condemnation. The invasion led to widespread violence and destruction, with many innocent civilians caught in the crossfire.
This photo essay showcases the immediate effects of the invasion on the Ukrainian-Polish border and highlights the far-reaching efforts of international organizations and humanitarian groups in Warsaw, Berlin and other European cities to provide aid and support to the affected communities. This reportage is a poignant reminder of the human cost of war and the importance of international cooperation in providing relief to those affected. It also highlights the ongoing tensions between Ukraine and Russia, and the need for a peaceful resolution to the conflict.
Parts of this chronological essay have been photographed on assignment and were published at DIE ZEIT, The Atlantic, der Freitag and Berliner Zeitung am Wochenende among others.
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