In the area of ATO carried out a planned regrouping of forces of the National guard of Ukraine, as part of a separate detachment of special purpose Azov transferred to another direction. So the national guard said the statement that part of the regiment withdrawn from Mariupol to Zaporizhzhia region.
Part of the Azov relocated to enhance the Azov coast and to prevent the penetration of sabotage and reconnaissance groups.
“The quantitative and qualitative composition of the National guard in Mariupol is not reduced, which allows to maintain the defenses of the city at a high level,” said NSU and stressed that the basics continue to perform their tasks.
Earlier in Azov said that their soldiers were put on duty on the inactive checkpoints and observation posts outside the ATO.