Mykhailo Podolyak

, an adviser to the President's Office,

says that the enemy group will have to ask for a way out of the crater in the Lyman direction.

Mykhailo Podolyak, adviser to the head of the Office of the President, wrote about this on Twitter.

Against the backdrop of the events in Lyman, Podolyak reminded Russians of the Ilovai tragedy that occurred in the summer of 2014. 

"8 years ago, the Russian military surrounded our troops near Ilovaisk. Then our guys agreed to leave without weapons. But Russia broke its word - the convoy was shot. Today, the Russian Federation will have to ask for the exit from the Lymansky cauldron. If, of course, those who are feasting in the Kremlin are it's up to your soldiers," emphasized Mykhailo Podolyak.

As reported, the Ukrainians are encircling units of the 20th Russian Army and BARS units in the Lyman direction. 

The Russian occupiers trapped in Liman

 asked the Russian command to allow them to leave the city, but were refused.

The Ukrainian

military installed the national flag

at the entrance sign in Lyman, Donetsk region.

The video appeared on the Internet.

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