The Polish foreign Ministry has denied Ukrainian citizens of Polish origin living in Mariupol, in the asylum, said the President of the Foundation for Freedom and the rule of the people by Michal dvorchik.
according to his statement, 50 poles from Mariupol received from the government of Poland's refusal to take refuge, writes "Ukrainian truth" referring to the Polish radio.
the Polish foreign Ministry said that in connection With the fighting in Eastern Ukraine poles were evacuated from Donbas, But it was a one-time action. Mariupol, as emphasized in the Ministry, is not in the immediate area of armed conflict." Actively on arrival in Poland petitioned the poles from Mariupol, a city near the front lines. Instead of that, you will be depending on how it would be in Ukraine the situation develops. If equipped with a weapon of the action will intensify and will cover larger areas than before, we must take into account the probability that the attendants of a group of Ukrainian poles will try to flee from this region and find refuge in Poland, " said dvorchik. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Mentioned many Gertsev peaceful inhabitants and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 4 thousand People. With fifteen February, the parties to the conflict in the Donbass declared a truce in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. However, despite the control system of the ceasefire, local clashes and shelling of settlements continues.