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Russian private military company detected in Syria | Russia Direct

Russian private military company detected in Syria | Russia Direct

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 spotted in Syria.

Not far from the base of the 10th Separate Special-Purpose Brigade of the Russian Defense Ministry’s Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) in the village of Molkino in the Krasnodar Territory, there is a checkpoint manned by guards armed with AK-74s

Source: Russian private military company detected in Syria | Russia Direct