Kyiv mayor approves evacuation plan for Ukrainian capital

Vitaly Klitschko, Kyiv mayor

© APA | Vitaly Klitschko, Kyiv mayor

# 12 February 2022 12:02 (UTC +04:00)

Kyiv mayor Vitaly Klitschko said the Ukrainian capital’s authorities have approved an evacuation plan in case of a possible Russian invasion, the Kiev administration’s press service has said, APA reports citing TASS.

"City services are already working to prevent an emergency situation of a military nature," the press service quoted Klichko as saying. "Our efforts are directed at preventing or overcoming possible provocations, and withstanding a military attack. We act in accordance with a clear plan."

According to Klichko, "an evacuation plan has been approved for the capital, determining the location of evacuation centers, the required number of vehicles and safe regions to accommodate the evacuees."