SVITLANA KIZILOVA — SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2022, 20: 57
In Mariupol, the Russian invaders plan to forcibly attract citizens to the ranks of the so-called "voluntary squads".
Source: Adviser to the mayor of Mariupol, Petro Andryushchenko, on Telegram
Details: According to sources, one of the representatives of the invaders in the city, Yevgeny Kharmyshev, together with his accomplices, announced the resumption of "voluntary squads".
Quote from Andryushchenko: "Now the men of Mariupol will patrol the city together with the Russian military and the ‘People's Militia of the DPR’. Our sources report that the real purpose of such a ‘patrol’ is:
— strengthening of search activities. This time, they are starting to look not only for activists but foremost for public utilities, teachers and other specialists,
— ‘Soft’ preparation for mobilisation.
In addition, information about the introduction of conscription into the army of the so-called DPR has been spread by the ‘leadership’ of the city since September of last year.
Together with the actual closure of the city, the future of Mariupol during the occupation is becoming more and more clear. A military base in the port and mobilisation resouce. That’s it…"