Photo by Dmytro Kozatsky | The Azovstal plant, Mariupol. May 7, 2022 | A soldier completes a crossword during a lull in the fighting.
It is unclear what fate awaits the surrendered Azov troops emerging from the ruins of Azovstal. Russia has assured that it will treat the soldiers in accordance with international law; however, previous statements made by the Russians refused to call the troops ‘combatants’. It must be remembered that Russians always lies.