Mandatory evacuation from Donetsk region has begun

12:32 02 August Kyiv, Ukraine

On August 2, mandatory evacuation from the Donetsk region began, the first evacuation train arrived.

 
This was announced by the Minister for the Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine Iryna Vereshchuk.
 
"Women, children, old people, many people with limited mobility. Everyone was met and settled, they helped everyone. I thank local services, international organizations and volunteers. Exemplary work! Personally thanks to the head of the region Andrei Raikovich and his team!" Vereshchuk emphasized.

Recall that mandatory evacuation from the Donetsk region has been announced. Due to the lack of power supply, about 200-220 thousand people will be forced to evacuate, including 52 thousand children. Citizens will be able to refuse evacuation by signing the appropriate form.