Countdown Until Conscripts Go Home

I read today that the conscripts that putin is using in his war against Ukraine will complete their contracts in about 30 days and in order for the Russian government to extend the contracts, they would have to admit this is not a “special operations” but a war. If putin is unwilling to backtrack on his false media message, there is a danger that the conscripts will simply lay down their weapons and go home.

Fuskie
Who notes, of course, it is more likely they would surrender and seek asylum as going home could be more dangerous than facing the Ukrainian military and people in battle…


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So apparently this was premature. Turns out putin simply drafted the conscripts, effectively terminating their contract and making them indentured soldiers. No wonder there’s low morale.

Fuskie
Who thinks if the images of wholesale slaughter of civilians are to be believed, there’s going to be no home these murders will be able to escape to that will absolve them of their crimes against humanity…


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