After more than four months of conflict in Ukraine, the Donetsk region has been at the center of the fighting for several weeks.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called on the population this Saturday night to evacuate the Donetsk region in the east of the country, whose cities are the target of bombing by Russian forces, in a video address.
“A government decision was made on the mandatory evacuation of the Donetsk regionsaid the Ukrainian president. “Please evacuate“, he added. “At this stage of the war, terror was Russia’s main weapon“.