A bus convoy which carried more than 170 civilians from Mariupol arrived tonight at Zaporizhiawhich is under Ukrainian control, as reported by journalists of foreign news agencies.
Among these people were about 40 removed from the Azofstal steel plant.
In total, 174 civilians arrived by eight buses in Zaporizhia «from the polarization of MariupolSaid on Twitter the United Nations Coordinator for Humanitarian Affairs in Ukraine, Osnat Lubrani.
BREAKING: After weeks of largely underground living, over 170 civilians from Azovstal and Mariupol area have arrived in Zaporizhzhia.
This is the 3rd safe passage operation we’ve coordinated with @UN.
We’re deeply relieved we could help more civilians get to a safer place. pic.twitter.com/xVDw195VLn
– ICRC (@ICRC) May 8, 2022