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externalKremlin-led proxies claims Ukrainian commanders have not left Azovstal plant.

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May 18, 2022 5:58 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

Kremlin-led Donetsk Oblast proxies claim that top-ranking commanders defending Azovstal steel mill were not among about 960 soldiers that surrendered to the Russian forces. What will happen to the soldiers taken to Russian-occupied territories remains unclear. Amnesty International has said the Ukrainian defenders who surrendered must not be ill-treated and should be given immediate access to the International Red Cross.

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