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In Russia may appear private military companies

[Translate] In Russia may appear private military companies In 2017 DOSAAF of Russia celebrates its 90th anniversary. On the eve of the Chairman of society Alexander Kolmakov has summed up the year and told about that, what innovations expect DOSAAF … Continue reading

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Where Have the Liberators of Palmyra Disappeared?

[Translate] Where Have the Liberators of Palmyra Disappeared? December 11, 2016 Jamila Assi The following article was published by South Front on 5 May 2016. We republish it today after the loss of Palmyra for the second time. Leen Ibrahim … Continue reading

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Ghost soldiers: the Russians secretly dying for the Kremlin in Syria

[Translate] Thu Nov 3, 2016 | 2:04pm EDT Ghost soldiers: the Russians secretly dying for the Kremlin in Syria A portrait of Russian contractor Maxim Kolganov, who was killed in combat in Syria, is pictured on a grave in his … Continue reading

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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russian Restaurateur With Ties to Putin

[Translate] U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russian Restaurateur With Ties to Putin Yevgeny Prigozhin is accused of possessing links to private military force that fought in Ukraine, Syria ENLARGE The U.S. Treasury Department officially sanctioned Yevgeny Prigozhin, seen in August, for … Continue reading

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Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror

[Translate] Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror By alexander | on 11/24/2015 | 6 Comments | Main News | News | Russian Military Assessment InformNapalm international volunteer community presents an interesting review article written by Vyacheslav Gusarov, an information … Continue reading

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Russia’s Paramilitary Mercenaries Emerge From The Shadows

[Translate] Russia’s Paramilitary Mercenaries Emerge From The Shadows December 16, 2016 Aleksandr Gostev Robert Coalson Dmitry Utkin, who uses the nom de guerre “Vagner” and is believed to be the head of an unregistered private military contracting agency called ChVK Vagner … Continue reading

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Suspected Russian mercenary leader attended Kremlin reception

[Translate] World News | Thu Dec 15, 2016 | 8:06am EST Suspected Russian mercenary leader attended Kremlin reception A man identified as a Russian mercenary leader in Ukraine and Syria by an authoritative website attended a Kremlin reception earlier this … Continue reading

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Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya

[Translate] Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya November 28, 2016 Nikolai Litovkin, RBTH Foreign experts would like to become instructors for security and intelligence personnel from Russia-friendly states at a ‘tactical city’ in Chechnya. … Continue reading

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Non-State Actors in the Russo-Ukrainian War

[Translate] Non-State Actors in the Russo-Ukrainian War

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Russian mercenaries are increasingly fighting and dying in Syria

[Translate] Russian mercenaries are increasingly fighting and dying in Syria Maria Tsvetkova and Anton Zverev, Reuters A portrait of Russian contractor Maxim Kolganov, who was killed in combat in Syria, is pictured on a grave in his hometown of Togliatti, … Continue reading

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