Russia-Ukraine war: pregnant women in Ukraine pictured in underground maternity ward

Medics at a maternity ward in the western Ukrainian city of Khmelnytskyi have been forced to move underground to protect women giving birth from Russian airstrikes. The makeshift clinic is located in the city’s bomb shelter, where women are being cared for in cramped and cold conditions..

One of the mothers-to-be, Oksana, told the BBC that she was scared but trying to stay calm for the sake of her unborn child..


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