June 28, 2022
Pro-Russian separatist group says more than 50 civilians have left Azovstal, Ukraine and Russia

Pro-Russian separatist group says more than 50 civilians have left Azovstal, Ukraine and Russia

The regional defense headquarters of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic said on Saturday that more than 50 people left Azovstal steel plants in the city of Mariupol on Friday (6).

The civilians were sent to a reception center near Bizimen, in the breakaway republic, whose forces are fighting alongside Russian forces to expand their control over much of Eastern Europe. Ukraine.

Dozens of civilians have been stranded for weeks along with the remaining Ukrainian forces still in the frequently bombed steel mills.

So far, the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross have helped about 500 civilians flee the area during two operations last week. In a briefing to the UN Security Council, Guterres declined to go into details of the new operation “to avoid jeopardizing any potential success”.

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, November 11, 2021.

“I hope that continued coordination with Moscow and Kiev will lead to more humanitarian pauses to allow civilians to pass safely from the fighting and to get aid to those who need it most. We must continue to do everything we can to get people out of this hell landscape,” he said. The Board of Directors consists of 15 members.

US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas Greenfield, pictured June 2021 – Photo: Joshua Roberts/Reuters/Archive

US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas Greenfield accused Russia From lying to the Security Council.

“Just Russia This war has just begun Russia You can finish it. The guns fell silent, he withdrew from Ukrainian soil and embraced diplomacy.”