While the war between Russia and Ukraine continues, the group called the Russian Volunteer Detachment (RVC), consisting of pro-Ukrainian Russian soldiers, announced that they neutralized and captured the Russian soldiers fighting on behalf of Moscow. It was stated that the captured Russian soldiers were dragged into the war against their will, and experts stated that this was the first time that Russian soldiers were captured on Russian soil and became prisoners of war.
While the war between Russia and Ukraine has been going on for more than a year, a detail in the video shared yesterday on the social media platform Telegram drew attention. The Russian Volunteer Detachment (RVC), a group of pro-Ukrainian Russian soldiers in the region, announced that they neutralized and captured Russian soldiers fighting on behalf of Moscow.
“WE DRAWN TO WAR AGAINST THEIR OWN WISH”
In the shared footage, the armed Russian soldiers are seen posing next to the pro-Russian soldiers. The group, which showed its loyalty to Kiev, announced that they had captured Russian soldiers in the operation in the Belgorod region. “These Russian men were drawn into the war against their will. Soon they will realize the injustice and disgrace that Putin has created,” the statement said.
THEY OPERATE CROSS-BORDER
Evaluating the statements and images made, experts stated that for the first time, Russian soldiers were captured on Russian soil and became prisoners of war. While it was not disclosed how many Russian soldiers were captured in the statement, it was stated that these people would be handed over to the Ukrainian authorities and then these Russian soldiers would be used in a prisoner exchange.