The Ukrainian troops continue the offensive operation in Lysychansk. Russian mercenaries are blocked there, the spokesman for the information and analytical center of the Ukrainian National Security and Defence Council (NSDC), Andriy Lysenko, said this at a briefing in Kyiv on Thursday.
“We are currently holding the offensive operation for the liberation of Lysychansk. The terrorists are blocked in the city, they have been cut off escape routes,” he said.
Encirclement and blocking of Donetsk and Luhansk continues.