Russian Volunteer Corps: We did the “impossible”, crossed the border again
On Thursday, members of the Russian Volunteer Corps reported that they had crossed the Russian border again. One of the soldiers said in the video: “We did the impossible again and returned to our homeland.”
about crossing the border Russia This was reported by members of the Russian Volunteer Corps in a recording posted on Thursday on the Telegram channel.
It appears that the volunteers are at the post office in the village of Glutowo in the Belgorod region.
– We did the impossible again while we are in our home. The evidence is behind my back. Once again we enter the territory of Russia. With a fight or quietly, it doesn’t matter anymore – says one of the Russian volunteers in the recording.
According to the representatives of the Russian Volunteer Corps, “the flame of struggle burned throughout the country” (perhaps they meant Russia – ed.). And they added in their speech, “Wait for us in your city.”
Battles in Belgorod
On Monday, the volunteer formations of the Russian Volunteer Corps and the “Freedom of Russia” Corps announced that they had crossed the border and “liberated” the border towns from the control of the Russian authorities. The Russian side announced an “anti-terrorist operation” near the border, and residents of several villages were evacuated.
On Tuesday, the Russian authorities announced the end of the anti-terrorist operation and said that the volunteer forces had retreated and were defeated, with 70 casualties. Commenting on the losses among the participants in the operation in the Belgorod region, an anonymous representative of the Ukrainian authorities interviewed by The New York Times confirmed that they were recorded, but they were not large enough to reduce the combat readiness of those. units.
Reports on events in the Belgorod region on the border with Ukraine It is full of contradictions and difficult to verify. Volunteer formations initially claimed that they had managed to enter the towns of Kozynka and Gragorun.
Today, Monday, the Ukrainian authorities confirmed that they were not involved in the events that took place in the Belgorod region, and confirmed that the participants in these incidents are Russian citizens.
Ukrainian Truth, tvn24.pl
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