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Mariupol fighters in Russian hands; both sides claim wins

Hundreds of Ukrainian fighters, including wounded men carried out on stretchers, left the vast steel plant in Mariupol where they mounted a dogged last stand and turned themselves over to Russian hands, signalling the beginning of the end of a siege that became a symbol of Ukraine's resistance to Moscow's invasion.

This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows a closer view of western end of the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine, May 12, 2022. (Satellite image ©2022 Maxar Technologies via AP)