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Russia’s Desperation for More Soldiers Is Taking It to Dark Places

[Translate] April 24, 2017 Russia’s Desperation for More Soldiers Is Taking It to Dark Places By Valentyn Badrak, Lada Roslycky, Mykhailo Samus, and Volodymyr Kopchak People attend a memorial service before the funeral of Russian marine, Major Sergei Bordov, who … Continue reading

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Over 100 Sudanese Mercenaries Killed in Yemen’s Taiz: Source

[Translate] Over 100 Sudanese Mercenaries Killed in Yemen’s Taiz: Source Other Politics April 19, 2017 TEHRAN – Over 100 of Sudanese soldiers were killed while fighting for Saudi Arabia against Yemen’s army and Popular Committees fighters in the southwestern province … Continue reading

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Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries

[Translate] Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries Published April 12, 2017 Associated Press VISEGRAD, Bosnia-Herzegovina –  Bosnian Serbs have erected a monument to Russian mercenaries who were killed while fighting alongside their forces during the Balkan country’s brutal 1992-95 … Continue reading

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Logistics in Reverse: The U.S. Intervention in Siberia, 1918-1920

[Translate] Logistics in Reverse: The U.S. Intervention in Siberia, 1918-1920

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Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel

[Translate] Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel Trump donor secretly met with Russian close to Putin Embed Share Play Video2:21 Blackwater founder Erik Prince met with a Russian person close to President Vladimir Putin, according … Continue reading

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Russian private security firm says it had armed men in east Libya

[Translate] Russian private security firm says it had armed men in east Libya 

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Russian private security firm says it had armed men in east Libya

[Translate] Exclusive – Russian private security firm says it had armed men in east Libya FILE PHOTO: General Khalifa Haftar, commander in the Libyan National Army (LNA), leaves after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, Russia, … Continue reading

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Mysterious Russian private military group pops up again in media reports

[Translate] Mysterious Russian private military group pops up again in media reports March 7, 2017 Igor Rozin, RBTH Russian media allege a link between Ivan Slyshkin, who was killed in Syria in February, and the Wagner Group, a private Russian … Continue reading

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The Blackwater of Jihad

[Translate] The Magazine Feature The Blackwater of Jihad A consortium of elite, well-paid fighters from across the former Soviet Union are training jihadis in Syria. Their business model could go global. By Rao Komar, Christian Borys, Eric Woods February 10, … Continue reading

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Putin’s Mercenaries

[Translate] Putin’s Mercenaries A change in Russian law now allows mercenaries in the country to fight abroad. Recruitment of the new private soldiers is already in progress – and not just for deployments in Syria. Von Willi Neumann und Steffen … Continue reading

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