On May 29, Itar Tass headlined “About 300 Ukrainian mercenaries from Syria fighting in south-eastern Ukraine – source.”
Most “are from western regions of Ukraine, a source in the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces says.” More on this below.
A previous article explained the following:
Bild am Sonntag is Germany’s largest Sunday circulation broadsheet. It reported Academi operatives near Slavyansk.
It’s uncertain who hired them, it said. Washington’s dirty hands are involved. Russia’s Foreign Ministry said: