5 Mar 2022 17:11

Russian Defense Ministry proposes opening humanitarian corridors to evacuate people from Kharkiv, Sumy

MOSCOW. March 5 (Interfax) - The Russian side has proposed the opening of humanitarian corridors for people's exit from the cities of Kharkiv and Sumy, Mikhail Mizintsev, head of the Russian National Defense Control Center, said.

"The Ukrainian side has so far refused our offers to open humanitarian corridors in Kharkiv and Sumy," Mizintsev said at a briefing on Saturday.