In New York, protesters demanded from the international community to save the defenders of Mariupol

In the center of New York in Manhattan, a rally was held to support the defenders of Mariupol, who continue to fight at Azovstal.

An Ukrinform correspondent reports this.

Hundreds of people with Ukrainian symbols and slogans gathered on Saturday in Times Square to draw the attention of the United States and the international community to the difficult situation in Mariupol.

People chanted “Mariupol!”, “Save the defenders of Azovstal”, “Glory to Mariupol!”

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“The Ukrainian community is making every effort to draw the attention of the world community to the defenders of our democracy in the city of Mariupol,” said Oleksiy Golubov, Consul General of Ukraine in New York, speaking at the rally. “What Russia is doing there has revealed the face of the Russian authorities to the whole world.”

In New York, they demanded that the international community save the defenders of Mariupol \ Photo: Volodymyr Ilchenko, Ukrinform

According to him, it is thanks to the joint efforts of Ukrainians in different countries that the world sees what is happening there, and the Turkish government expressed its readiness to evacuate the wounded defenders of Mariupol.

He once again reminded that Ukraine needs more weapons, tougher sanctions against Russia and active financial support.

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