Free evacuation by train from Kherson has begun

Началась бесплатная эвакуация поездом из Херсона

A train departed from Kherson to Khmelnitsky with the first 100 Kherson residents who decided to take advantage of the free evacuation organized by the government. This was announced on Friday, November 25, by the Ministry for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine.

They said that the train with people went to Khmelnitsky. Among them: 26 children, seven bedridden patients and six people with limited mobility.

“Upon arrival in Khmelnitsky, all evacuees will receive assistance in issuing an IDP certificate and state financial support in the amount of UAH 2,000 for an adult and UAH 3,000 for children and persons with disabilities. All of them will be accommodated free of charge and will receive humanitarian aid,” the message says.

The ministry reminded that now it is possible to evacuate from the Kherson region by buses to Odessa, Nikolaev and Krivoy Rog. There, people will be placed in specially equipped shelters, and then they will be delivered by evacuation cars to safer regions of Ukraine.