Ihor Mosii, deputy commander of the Azov battalion, said about it, Censor.NET reports, citing Interfax-Ukraine.
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"Novyi Svit is now fully controlled by the Azov battalion and the Ukrainian army," Mosii said on Tuesday.
The units resisting the Ukrainian military "have left the city and are maneuvering on its outskirts." The Starobesheve thermal electric power plant is also controlled by the Ukrainian troops, the report says.
There are no casualties among the Ukrainian military and the battalion Azov.
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