Russian troops have completely left Brovary District in Kyiv Oblast, Brovary Mayor Ihor Sapozhko said on Ukrainian television on April 1.
“Regarding Brovary District; indeed, the Russian invaders have left the entire area of Brovary District. Today, the Armed Forces of Ukraine will clear the area,” Sapozhko said.
At the same time, despite the retreat by the Russians, there are still checkpoints in Brovary but they have been moved to new positions.
“Even today, we are ready for defense... A lot of people have returned to the city, and today we see the start of small- and medium-sized businesses. Enterprises, shops, and pavilions are opening... If it were dangerous, we would warn our citizens,” Sapozhko said.