FILE PHOTO: People check their luggage while waiting to board a bus to be evacuated abroad, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine, March 18, 2022. REUTERS/Igor Tkachenko
March 19, 2022
(Reuters) – A total of 6,623 people were evacuated through humanitarian corridors from Ukrainian cities on Saturday, a senior official said, significantly fewer than the previous day.
Kyrylo Tymoshenko, deputy head of the president’s office, said in an online post that 4,128 people had left the besieged city of Mariupol. On Friday, he said 9,145 people had managed to leave cities across the country during the day.
(Reporting by David Ljunggren; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)
https://www.oann.com/ukraine-says-6623-people-were-evacuated-from-cities-on-saturday/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=ukraine-says-6623-people-were-evacuated-from-cities-on-saturday According to Ukraine, 6,623 people were evacuated from cities on Saturday