Tag: Chechen soldiers

Moscow to Draft Chechens This Fall and Crimean Residents in the Spring

October 1, 2014

Staunton, September 30 – The Russian general staff has announced that it will draft young men from Chechnya this fall for the first time in 20 years and will begin drafting that cohort from occupied Crimea and Sevastopol next spring, an indication of just how hard Moscow is having to work to compensate for demographic […]