Ukraine: Fighters Evacuated from Mariupol Steelworks Arrive in Russian-Controlled City

Fighters evacuated from the Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol reached the nearby city of Novoazovsk.

Ukraine’s Defense Ministry said 53 seriously wounded fighters were taken there and another 211 were sent to Olenivka. Both areas were captured by Russian-backed separatists in 2014.

Ukraine said some fighters remain trapped in the steel mill and efforts to rescue them are continuing.

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