40 Ukrainian soldiers have also been killed in a rocket attack on Ukraine’s Mykolaiv, so far more than 1.5 million children have left Ukraine.
Ukraine: 112 children killed so far in Russian attack, (Photo Credit: ani)
- 40 Ukrainian soldiers also killed in rocket attack on Ukraine’s Mykolaiv
- Russia’s forces are withholding supplies to create a “humanitarian disaster”, according to Zelensky
Ukraine’s Prosecutor General’s Office said that 112 children have died in the country since the start of Russia’s attacks. The office said 140 children have been injured since February 24. According to the United Nations Children’s Agency, more than 1.5 million children have left Ukraine so far. Most of the families have taken refuge in Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Moldova and Romania. According to the news of the American newspaper New York Times, 40 Ukrainian soldiers have also died in a rocket attack on Ukraine’s Mykolaiv. At the same time, curfew has been announced in Ukraine’s Joporia due to Russian attacks.
According to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Russian forces are blocking supplies to major Ukrainian cities to create a “humanitarian disaster”. In this way people will be forced to cooperate with them. Zelensky said Russian forces were blocking supplies to besieged cities in the country’s central and southeast. He said that a day ago more than nine thousand people left Mariupol and so far 1 lakh 80 thousand people have come out safely from the humanitarian corridors.
According to Zelensky, Russia is blocking supplies to cities in central and southeastern Ukraine. Satellite images obtained on Friday from Maxar Technologies showed long lines of cars leaving Mariupol. Zelensky said that the day before, more than nine thousand people left the city.
First Published : 19 Mar 2022, 04:45:40 PM
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