🇺🇦⚡A lot of pilots died trying to break through to
#Azovstal - #Zelensky
The President of Ukraine acknowledged that the Armed Forces of
#Ukraine suffered significant losses among the flight crew, but could not organize an air corridor with the Azovstal plant in Mariupol
"A very large number of people died - our pilots ... Why? Because there were no air corridors to Azovstal because of Russia's powerful air defense," Zelensky said.
The territory of "Azovstal" is completely liberated - Russian Ministry of Defense
🇷🇺🇺🇦❗Underground facilities of Azovstal, where the militants were hiding, came under the full control of the Russian armed forces - Russian Defense Ministry
🇷🇺🇺🇦❗The so-called "commander" of "
#Azov" was taken out in a special armored car because of the hatred of the Mariupol residents and the desire for reprisals against him - Russian Ministry of Defense
🇷🇺🇺🇦⚡⚡Shoigu reported to Putin on the completion of the operation and the complete liberation of the Azovstal plant and Mariupol from Ukrainian militants