It is reported by TASS.

“In Lisichansk, there are active battles inside the settlement.

Allied forces entered the city from five places.

The ring, thanks to our active offensive, is narrowing towards the city center, ”the interlocutor’s agency quotes.

Earlier, the Ambassador of the Lugansk People's Republic in Russia, Rodion Miroshnik, on the air of the Solovyov LIVE TV channel, said that the LNR fighters were already in the industrial zone in the south of Lisichansk.