Ukrainians abroad and foreigners head to Ukraine to fight Russia

Mr Andrii Bets will be leaving Thailand, where he has lived for six years, to return to Ukraine to fight. PHOTO: COURTESY OF ANDRII BETS
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BANGKOK - While more than a million people have fled Ukraine since Russia's invasion on Feb 24, thousands more are travelling in the other direction, entering the war zone to defend their homeland.

Among the Ukrainians returning home is a group of 12 citizens living in Thailand who left for Warsaw, Poland, on Saturday (March 5).

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