The Ukrainians do not intend to evacuate with Diamond Princess home

Almost all citizens of Ukraine do not intend to evacuate the cruise ship Diamond Princess, reports Gromadske radio with reference to the head of Department of management of crisis situations of the Department of consular service of the MFA of Maxim Kovalenko.

According to him, the vessel was 25 Ukrainian citizens, two of them hospitalized, all of them are members of the crew. Among these, 24 said they were not going to return to Ukraine, another Ukrainian establish contact. The issue of returning citizens in Ukraine will be resolved by the Ukrainians and the owner of the ship.

Earlier it became known that the authorities of Ukraine evacuated from China 45 Ukrainians and 27 foreigners.