Russia Begins Troop Mobilisation For Ukraine; Many Flee Amid Putin's Call
Moscow began its mandatory troop call-up Thursday to try to bolster a stumbling war effort in Ukraine, with authorities saying thousands had volunteered even as Russian men fled the country to avoid being forced to fight.
Russia begins troop mobilisation for Ukraine fight
KYIV: Moscow began its mandatory troop call-up on Thursday (Sep 22) to try to bolster a stumbling war effort in Ukraine, with authorities saying thousands had volunteered even as Russian men fled the country to avoid being forced to fight. Amateur footage posted on social media since President Vladimir Put
EU to consider issuing humanitarian visas to Russians fleeing mobilization
EU Lead Spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Peter Stano said "the concrete decisions, when it comes to the visa policy, are partially in the hands of the member states
Czechs will not issue humanitarian visa to Russians fleeing mobilisation
PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech Republic will not issue humanitarian visas to Russian citizens fleeing mobilisation orders, Foreign Minister Jan Lipavsky said on Thursday.Many Russians are trying to leave their country after President Vladimir Putin announced partial mobilisation on Wednesday as Russian forces fighting in Ukraine have suffered heavy losses.“I understand that Russians are fleeing from ever more desperate decisions by Putin. But thos…