Is Wagner Luring Kyrgyz, Uzbek Citizens Into Ukraine War? Russian Ambush Kills Four Foreign Fighters

Wagner Group has reportedly started recruiting citizens of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan to fight in Ukraine. Heavy casualties in the Ukraine war have prompted Russia to shore up military manpower without declaring full mobilization. Russia has relaxed rules for military recruitment and is reportedly sending poorly-trained troops to the frontlines. As per Moscow Times, many Russian contract soldiers have been threatened or detained for refusing to fight in Ukraine

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