This is reported by Interior Minister Arsen Avakov on his Facebook page, Censor.NET informs.
"Intelligence reports that, by the morning, Girkin and most of the militants escaped from Sloviansk. Those who stayed are now confused and clueless... They are heading towards Horlivka. Along the way, they are "welcomed" by our soldiers. The terrorists suffer losses and surrendering", Avakov wrote.
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"At the same time, there is no facile optimism and simplification in mine estimation. ATO HQ (headed by Viktor Muzhenko) strategy assumes that only systematic actions in coordination with all ATO units leave no chance for the terrorists. We will teach Girkin and his bastards a lesson...", he added.