People responded to the call at yesterday'srally "For Peace" which urged the residents of the city to come tothe checkpoints and dig the trenches to strengthen the defense ofthe city, Censor.NETreports citing the local website 0629. Volunteerorganizations association "Novyi Mariupol" with the participationof representatives of the charitable organization "Respublika"Piligrim" provided transportation, gloves and shovels tovolunteers.
Thevolunteers were divided into two groups, which started to work atcheckpoints located at the entrances to the city in the areas ofShidnyi and Vynohradne residential neighborhoods.
"TodayMariupol is similar in spirit to the Maydan! The citizens are eagerto send Putin's terrorists feed Azov sea fish! Everyone is busywith some activity; the level of self-organization is awesome! Theyouth is digging anti-tank ditches, men are building and strengthenthe roadblocks, and women are tailoring sniper camouflage. I amsure that we are invincible with such people!" Yehor Firsov, memberof the Parliament, wrote this on hispage on Facebook