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Border Police: Over 340.000 Ukrainian citizens entered Romania since the start of the war

The General Inspectorate of the Border Police (IGPF)  informed, on Thursday, that on March 9, in a 24-hour interval, at the national level, the border crossing points saw the entry to Romania of 69,662 persons, of which 23,546 Ukrainian citizens (18.4% decrease over the previous day).

Through the border with Ukraine, entering Romania were 8,860 Ukrainian citizens (16.4% decrease), while 12,978 entered through the border with the Republic of Moldova (2% decrease).

Exiting Romania were 82,737 persons, of which 24.475 Ukrainian citizens (4% decrease), shows a release sent on Thursday to AGERPRES.

Since the start of the war in the neighboring country and until March 9, 24:00 hrs, at the national level, 343,515 Ukrainian citizens entered Romania and 258,844 have left Romania.


3,572 Ukrainians request asylum in Romania, occupation rate in accommodation centers is 70.5%


As many as 3,572 Ukrainian citizens have requested asylum in Romania since the start of the conflict in Ukraine and until now, the Ministry of Internal Affairs informed on Thursday.

Currently, occupation rate of the accommodation centers within the General Inspectorate for Immigration is 70.5%, according to a press release sent to AGERPRES.

According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, 23,546 Ukrainian citizens have entered Romania in the last 24 hours and 24,475 have left Romania.

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