This was announced today at a press briefing of the representative of the NSDC Andrii Lysenko, Censor.NET reports with reference to RBC-Ukraine.
"In the area of Ilovaisk as in the Ilovaisk itself there is a maneuvering of our troops," Lysenko said.
He noted that the Ukrainian military was not provided a corridor for the retreat, which has been talked about all day in the media.
"No matter what colors and flowered these humanitarian corridors were decorated with, that Russiarefers to, as well as information sources of the terrorist groups, they, in fact, do not exist. Now there are fights to kill," Lysenko said.
He also added that Ukraine is not ready to surrender their weapons and kneel before the aggressor.
"We will fight to the end, and we will defeat them. The Victory will be ours," Lysenko said.