First new Russian military recruits already in Ukraine, says President's Office




  • In World
  • 2022-09-28 08:39:00Z
  • By The New Voice of Ukraine
The first Russian reinforcements have already been deployed to Ukrainian battlefields
The first Russian reinforcements have already been deployed to Ukrainian battlefields  

Read also: Putin plans to take Kharkiv, Odesa after announced mobilization, says Bloomberg

Arestovych said that some of these forces have already been captured by the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

Read also: Poland will not admit pro-Putin Russian citizens fleeing from mobilization

"They have already joined the units defending Svatove, Lyman and Kupyansk," the Office rep stated.

"Some of them were killed, some are already in captivity. Everything is very fast. Their fate is sad because they are not allowed to prepare at all."

Read also: President's Office comments on prospects for additional mobilization in Ukraine

Putin announced a "partial mobilization" in Russia on Sept. 21. The call-up came after the Russian army suffered a heavy defeat in Ukraine, losing nearly the entirety of their occupied territory in Kharkiv Oblast.

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu announced that 300,000 reservists would be called up during this draft round.

Read also: Ex-State Duma member says 'dumb' bureaucracy, mobilization may lead to revolution in Russia

However, according to Russian opposition media, classified mobilization plans envisage sending one million Russians or more to war against Ukraine.

Military experts uniformly do not believe in the logistical or command capability of Russia to effectively corral that many troops.

COMMENTS

More Related News

Russia planning new strikes, says Ukraine
Russia planning new strikes, says Ukraine's Zelenskiy

Zelenskiy said the week to come could well be as difficult as the previous week, when attacks on electricity infrastructure subjected Ukrainians to the most ...

Russia could be preparing to abandon embattled Zaporizhzhia nuke plant; Russian military needs doctors: Ukraine live updates
Russia could be preparing to abandon embattled Zaporizhzhia nuke plant; Russian military needs doctors: Ukraine live updates

The president of Ukraine's nuclear energy agency said Russians could be preparing to transfer control of the plant to international eperts.

Europe
Europe's ban on Russian oil cargoes is just weeks away. Here's what's happening - and how it will bedevil Moscow's exports elsewhere.

The forthcoming EU ban on Russian oil shipments will impact Moscow's energy exports in several ways, including changes in buyers and shipping logistics.

Russia
Russia's Secret Recruits Allegedly Abandoned, Starving, and Missing in Action
  • World
  • 2022-11-27 02:21:10Z

Photo Illustration by Erin O'Flynn/The Daily Beast/GettyABUJA, Nigeria-Russia's infamous Wagner Group has abandoned dozens of former Central African Republic...

Inside Russia
Inside Russia's attempt to destroy Ukraine "with darkness and cold"
  • World
  • 2022-11-26 21:23:00Z

A new British intelligence assessment says Vladimir Putin's army appears to be resorting to Soviet-era missiles with dummy warheads.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *

Cancel reply

Comments

Top News: World