Ukraine: agreement on an evacuation corridor for civilians from Mariupol, according to kyiv
After three consecutive days without opening humanitarian corridors in Ukraine, an agreement was reached on Wednesday to evacuate civilians from Mariupol, where the situation there appears critical.
“We managed to find a preliminary agreement (with the Russians) on a humanitarian corridor for women, children and the elderly,” Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk said on Telegram.
“We may be living our last days, even our last hours,” said a commander of Ukrainian soldiers besieged in Mariupol, calling on the international community to proceed with their “extraction”, in a message posted on Facebook on Wednesday.
Ukrainian forces have managed to recover a town in the east of the country, according to a Ukrainian MP
Oleksiy Goncharenko, Ukrainian MP for Odessa, was the guest of BFMTV this Wednesday morning. As the battle of Donbass rages in the east, the elected official of the Black Sea port city located in the south of Ukraine, explains that the Ukrainian forces have managed to recover a city in the east of the country.
“We may be living our last days”: critical situation for Ukrainian soldiers in Mariupol
“We may be living our last days, even our last hours,” said a besieged Ukrainian military commander in Mariupol, calling on the international community to “extract” them, in a message posted on Facebook on Wednesday.
“The enemy is ten times more numerous than us”, declared Serguiy Volyna, of the 36th brigade of the national navy, entrenched in the besieged factory of Azovstal in Mariupol (south-eastern Ukraine). “We call on and beg all world leaders to help us. We ask them to use the extraction procedure and take us to the territory of a third country,” he added.
Washington prepares a new military aid package of 800 million dollars for Ukraine
The United States is set to approve a new military aid package for Ukraine amounting to $800 million, less than a week after an earlier announcement of the same amount, several sources reported on Tuesday. American media.
The details of this new package are still being worked out, according to CNN, which cites three senior Biden administration officials.
Zelensky claims that the Russian army is “perhaps the most barbaric and inhuman army in the world”
In a speech broadcast on Tuesday, the Ukrainian president explains that the clashes have intensified in the east of the country, and that the forces of Moscow are targeting homes “like classic targets.”
In this war, “the Russian army will forever go down in world history as being perhaps the most barbaric and inhuman army in the world”, launches Volodymyr Zelensky.
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