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Dutch Mercenaries in the Tsar’s Service: The Van Bockhoven Clan

Dutch Mercenaries in the Tsar’s Service: The Van Bockhoven Clan

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RBC Publishes Report Sourced in FSB and Military on Wagner Private Military Contractor with 2,500 Fighters in Syria

RBC Publishes Report Sourced in FSB and Military on Wagner Private Military Contractor with 2,500 Fighters in Syria August 26, 2016 Sergei Chupov (center), in Chechnya in 1997. He served in the Interior Ministry’s Internal Troops and was discharged in … Continue reading

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The secret Russian squad fighting ISIS with the Syrian Army

REVEALED: The secret Russian squad fighting ISIS with the Syrian Army RUSSIAN individuals reveal they have been recruited by a highly secret private military company and flown to Syria aboard Russian military planes. By Joe Barnes PUBLISHED: 00:01, Wed, Aug … Continue reading

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Russian private military company ‘spotted’ in Syria

Russian private military company ‘spotted’ in Syria August 26, 2016 RBC Magazine For the time being, private military companies (PMC) are outlawed in Russia. However, according to sources, the so-called Wagner group, a Russian equivalent of a PMC, has been … Continue reading

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Price of war: Putin spent USD 150 mln on mercenaries in Syria

Price of war: Putin spent USD 150 mln on mercenaries in Syria Russian mercenaries in Syria (Photo by inshe.tv) Putin fights in Syria using mercenaries, who previously fought against Ukrainian army in Donbas Kremlin spent from 5.1 billion to 10.3 … Continue reading

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Ghosts of War: how did the Russian private army in Syria

Google translation Magazine 09 September 2016 9:34 Ilya Christmas . Anton Baev . Pauline Rusyaeva Ghosts of War: how did the Russian private army in Syria Original article link = http://www.rbc.ru/magazine/2016/09/57bac4309a79476d978e850d PMCs in the world – a huge business, “private … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Russia’s ‘Secret Mercenaries’

Exclusive: Russia’s ‘Secret Mercenaries’ Video report from Sky News

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Revealed: Russia’s ‘Secret Syria Mercenaries’

Revealed: Russia’s ‘Secret Syria Mercenaries’ Sky News speaks to men who claim they were trained and flown on Russian military planes to assist troops loyal to Bashar al Assad. 07:58, UK, Wednesday 10 August 2016 Video: Exclusive Report On Russia’s … Continue reading

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Informal but Diverse: The Market for Exported Force from Russia and Ukraine

Informal but Diverse: The Market for Exported Force from Russia and Ukraine

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An offer you can’t refuse: Private security and state protection in post-Soviet Russia

An offer you can’t refuse: Private security and state protection in post-Soviet Russia

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