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Revealed: Russia’s ‘Secret Syria Mercenaries’|Sky

Revealed: Russia’s ‘Secret Syria Mercenaries’|Sky

If Russia is a nation at war, the Kremlin has always been careful to frame its campaign in Syria as an aerial operation.

Other than a limited number of ‘instructors and military advisers’, Russian officials have repeatedly stated that they do not need to put ‘boots on the ground’.

The Russian narrative of low-cost conflict has been seriously challenged however by a group of young Russian men who claim that their country’s involvement in Syria is far more extensive…

Source: Revealed: Russia’s ‘Secret Syria Mercenaries’