Ukraine, Russia agree to create safe corridors

AP , Thursday 3 Mar 2022

A member of Ukraine's delegation in talks with Russia says the parties have reached a tentative agreement to organize safe corridors for civilians to evacuate and for humanitarian supplies to be delivered.

Refugees, Ukraine
Young Ukrainian refugee boys play with plush toys in front of a temporary refugee center of the local primary school in Tiszabecs, close to the Hungarian-Ukrainian border, on March 3, 2022. AFP

Mykhailo Podolyak, an adviser to Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy who took part in Thursday's talks in Belarus near the Polish border, said that Russia and Ukraine reached a preliminary understanding that cease-fires will be observed in areas where the safe corridors are established.

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