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Russian Mercenaries Offered Cut of Profits from Oil Fields in Syria

[Translate] Russian Mercenaries Offered Cut of Profits from Oil Fields in Syria Dec 12, 2017 — 20:11 — Update: Dec. 13 2017 — 10:18 Andrei Rudakov / Bloomberg A Syrian state oil company offered a Russian military contractor a cut … Continue reading

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Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in Syria

[Translate] Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in Syria MOSCOW (AP) — Before he was killed by a sniper in Syria at age 23, Ivan Slyshkin wrote a poignant message on social media to his fiancee: “We will see each … Continue reading

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48-page contract between Moscow-registered Evro Polis and Syria’s General Petroleum Corp

[Translate] 48-page contract between Moscow-registered Evro Polis and Syria’s General Petroleum Corp In Russian

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Russian Mercenaries Offered Cut of Profits from Oil Fields in Syria

[Translate] Russian Mercenaries Offered Cut of Profits from Oil Fields in Syria Dec 12, 2017 — 20:11 — Update: 23:06 A Syrian state oil company offered a Russian military contractor a cut of the profits from oil refineries liberated by … Continue reading

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Private military companies: Moscow’s other army in Syria

[Translate] Turkey Pulse Private military companies: Moscow’s other army in Syria Metin Gurcan November 29, 2017 Article Summary To compensate for troop reductions in Syria, Russia is deploying an array of corporate-organized mercenaries. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki Russian soldiers on armored vehicles … Continue reading

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Belgrade considering 45 cases against Serbian mercenaries fighting in Ukraine, Syria

[Translate] Belgrade considering 45 cases against Serbian mercenaries fighting in Ukraine, Syria By Interfax-Ukraine. Published Nov. 13 at 11:01 am Russia-backed separatist soldiers stand next to a vehicle as they close off a road in Donetsk on April 23, 2015. … Continue reading

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“I simply love killing”: Outed British mercenary fighting ISIS in Syria says toll of 26 dead militants “isn’t enough”

[Translate] “I simply love killing”: Outed British mercenary fighting ISIS in Syria says toll of 26 dead militants “isn’t enough” The ex-Army mercenary, who has been outed by Moscow, has reportedly been fighting for the Kurds for four years – … Continue reading

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2 Americans Who Volunteered to Fight ISIS Are in Limbo

[Translate] 2 Americans Who Volunteered to Fight ISIS Are in Limbo In this 2015 file photo provided by the Kurdish fighters of the People’s Protection Units, YPG fighters flash victory signs on their way to battle the Islamic State in … Continue reading

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The Russian captives who may link Syria, Ukraine and the Kremlin’s fight against the opposition

[Translate] The Russian captives who may link Syria, Ukraine and the Kremlin’s fight against the opposition By Andrew Roth October 5 MOSCOW — Reports about two Russian fighters captured in Syria suggest that the same proxy forces that fight the Kremlin’s wars abroad in places such … Continue reading

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Video Glorifying Russian Mercenaries in Syria Trends on YouTube

[Translate] Video Glorifying Russian Mercenaries in Syria Trends on YouTube Oct 25, 2017 — 11:25 — Update: Oct. 25 2017 — 15:26 Screenshot Youtube / Russkoe Nebo A rap glorifying a notorious mercenary group linked to Russia’s conflicts in Ukraine … Continue reading

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