Exodus: the four kinds of Ukrainian refugee | Curio

Exodus: the four kinds of Ukrainian refugee

8 mins | Apr 1, 2022

Analysing the pain of leaving your home behind. Understanding the magnitude of the displacement of people that has happened in Ukraine since the beginning of the war could be a really daunting task. In a matter of weeks, millions of people went from living a normal life to having to flee their homes and seek refuge elsewhere. In this short but insightful piece, Andrey Kurkov tries to contextualise the struggle of Ukrainian refugees by breaking them down into four distinct groups: the planners, the frantic, the bemused and the pros.

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