| 22 February 2024, Thursday |

Amid Russian bombing… 500 people evacuated from Mariupol

The Ukrainian presidency announced the evacuation of 500 people from the city of Mariupol and the “Azovestal” factory, which is besieged by Russian forces, and that other batches of evacuating the remaining civilians and soldiers will continue.
On the ground, the Russian army continued to strike military sites in the Donbass region, announcing the destruction of a large ammunition depot belonging to the Ukrainian army. While the Ukrainian news agency reported that Russian attacks are continuing along the front line in Donetsk region, noting that the situation in Kherson is still dire.

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