'Container village': The Ukrainian refugees living in a disused Berlin airport

People walk past containers used a saccommodation for Ukrainian refugees at the former Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany, on August 8, 2022.
People walk past containers used a saccommodation for Ukrainian refugees at the former Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany, on August 8, 2022. AFP - CARSTEN KOALL

Around 400 Ukrainians are being housed in a ‘container village’ on a former runway at Berlin’s disused Tempelhof airport as the German capital struggles to cope with an influx of refugees from the war-torn country. Officials say they are now urgently seeking permanent accommodation before the winter.