Due to the security situation, children in several settlements in the Donetsk region will be evacuated by force

Опубліковано 29 January 2024 року, о 17:46

The Coordination Headquarters for the mandatory evacuation of the population under martial law discussed this issue at a regular meeting.

The Coordination Center members unanimously supported the forced evacuation of children with their parents or legal representatives. This concerns nine separate settlements in the Donetsk region.

The Marinka urban community includes the villages of Antonivka, Illinka, Zoryane, Oleksandropil, and Zhelanne Druhe. The Ocheretynske settlement community of Pokrovsk district includes Mezhove, Voskhod, Novoselivka Persha, and Zhelanne.

The plan is to evacuate 135 individuals, consisting of 73 children and 62 accompanying family members.

The host regions for the individuals will be Zhytomyr and Zakarpattia. They will be accommodated there free of charge, and provided with shelter, social benefits, humanitarian aid, and psychological support.

During the meeting, Vice Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk thanked everyone involved in the process of evacuating children from dangerous areas.

Evacuation is free of charge. Call the evacuation hotline at 0 800 408 911 to request assistance.

To report your desire to evacuate, call the Ministry of Reintegration hotline at 15-48 or message us on WhatsApp/Telegram/Viber at (096) 078-84-33.