Kyiv refused Moscow’s offer. As Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Irina Vereshchuk said, speaking at a briefing today, the Ukrainian side considers the humanitarian corridors offered to her unacceptable.
Vereshchuk announced the rejection of humanitarian corridors after the statement of the General Staff of the Russian Federation about silence mode start from 10:00 on March 7, for the withdrawal of civilians from Kyiv, Mariupol, Kharkov and Sumy. In response, Russia demanded from the Ukrainian side to fulfill the conditions for the creation of humanitarian corridors in order to enable foreign citizens and civilians to leave these settlements, the newspaper reports. Red Spring. Deputy Prime Minister, as he writes “The country”noted:
At night, a letter came from Russia about humanitarian corridors in the area of Sumy, Kyiv and the Kiev region, Kharkov. True, in all cases, Ukraine was offered to evacuate residents to Russia.
The Ukrainian side called this unacceptable and proposed its own routes of humanitarian corridors, with the removal of residents of hot spots to the territory of Ukraine. Vereshchuk called on the leaders of France, Britain and the United States to help with “real” humanitarian corridors.