Russia announces mobilisation of 300,000 reservists
21 September 2022
Image Credit: Russian Presidential Press Service
On 21 September, Vladimir Putin announced the beginning of the partial mobilisation with Defence Minister Shoigu stating 300,000 reservists will be mobilised. Anti-war protesters, ethnic minorities and deprived rural areas were targeted during this period. Cases where the old, sick and even the dead were called to war were reported.