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8th Battalion of territorial defense that is located 17 kilometers from the border with PMR in the Odessa region, is on the verge of revolt — as fighters have no weapons, no equipment, no medicines, no normal power supply, while their commanders indulge in all the pleasures of life.
The volunteer battalion has been near the village of
They were put through the
«Every night drones are flying over our heads, and they are very
close. Everyone knows that offensive can begin any day here, at the
border with Transnistria and we have nothing! We do not even have
Military personnel are living in tents on the bare ground. The military unit where they are deployed has normal buildings, too, but those are occupied by officers.
«It’s been raining for three days, and half of our personnel have fallen sick. We have gone to the medical unit, but all we got was two mint lozenges each. At the same time, we are constantly threatened by the prosecutor’s office. In the kitchen, I have to say, there is also class division. They [officers] have their own menu, and what we get is totally different. The commander arrives in a Mercedes ML. Says that it was an incentive from the government. Bloody hell, its almost $ 85 000, and is given by the state! And we got some vintage helmets, similar were in use in 1965," said Alexander Bulygin.
" We have no more desire or patience to stay like that. We have submitted an application for transfer — either to another unit or to the ATO zone. Because we refuse to sit here. We have just gone to the commander of the unit. He told us: «Keep quiet and bugger off back to your tents». Right now, to put it mildly, everyone is in the revolutionary mood and we shall not take this kind of attitude anymore," he said.
People can’t understand why they are stuck in
Source — timer.od.ua