Iryna Vereshchuk: 3,376 people were evacuated on April 4

Опубліковано 4 April 2022 року, о 18:39

The Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine said that 3,376 people had been evacuated to safety places so far.

In particular, 2,405 people traveled to Zaporizhzhia by private vehicles from the Mariupol and Berdyansk corridors. 1,553 of them are from Mariupol.

At the same time, 805 people arrived from the cities of Zaporizhzhia region: Polohy, Vasylivka, Berdyansk and Melitopol.

Iryna Vereshchuk also noted that the convoy of 7 buses for evacuation of Mariupol residents, which was moving along an agreed route accompanied by a delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross, is still blocked in Mangush, Donetsk region.

Also, 971 people were evacuated from the cities of Lysychansk, Severodonetsk, Rubizhne, Kreminna and Girske in the Luhansk region.

-Despite the agreement, the occupiers today systematically violated the regime of ceasefire during the evacuation in Luhansk region. We are currently negotiating and – despite the opposition of the russian federation to the work of humanitarian corridors, we will not stop trying to save our people, – said the head of the Ministry of Reintegration.