Zelensky told details about the evacuation of Ukrainian heroes from "Azovstal" and return home
President Volodymyr Zelenskyi commented on the process of evacuating Ukrainian defenders from the Azovstal plant in Mariupol.
In an interview with journalists, which was broadcast on the information marathon, the head of state assured that the fighters are planned to be taken home.
"Absolutely heroic people. I want to emphasize that there are 400 border guards, a large number of National Guards, paratroopers, even SBU representatives, doctors, ordinary people. There are many heroic people ... They defended Mariupol. A very large number of our pilots died heroically," he said. president.
According to him, all civilians, medics, wounded and seriously injured have been taken out of the plant so far.
"It seems to me that the export of all will be completed in the near future," said the head of state.
Zelensky noted that he had agreed with international partners to save the defenders of Mariupol. He stressed that he first asked for weapons to unblock the city by military means.
"So far, the guys have received a signal from the military that they have the right to leave and save their lives," the president said. home".
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