THE commander of a band of anti-Putin Russian partisans has vowed to overthrow the Kremlin regime after main his troops into Moscow.
The liberty fighter- whose name signal is “Caesar” – leads the Free Russia Legion, who’ve been staging current assaults towards their motherland not seen since World Struggle II.
“We’ve critical capabilities,” Caesar informed The Times. “We’ve mortars, armoured automobiles, stinger manpads, transportable anti-tank techniques and a extremely efficient drone reconnaissance unit.”
The mysterious legion states its goals are to “construct a free Russia” – liberated from the tyranny of the Kremlin cronies.
“Our enemy is thieves, murderers and struggle criminals in energy in Russia, who unleashed a brutal struggle for their very own profit,” they declare online.
Caesar defined that the partisans are made up of solely Russian nationals that combat for Ukraine.
“We combat throughout the construction of Ukrainian forces. Our foremost purpose and activity is the defence of Ukraine and de-occupation of its territories. After that we’ll go to free our dwelling,” he mentioned.
Final week, the pro-Ukrainian freedom fighters charged across the Russian border in tanks and supported by drones in an try to “liberate” Russian villages on Might 22.
The rebels, belonging to the Free Russia Legion and the far-right Russian Volunteer Corps, led the “invasion” within the Belgorod area – the primary armed assault on Russian territory since 1969.
They claimed to have taken of eight villages, captured a FSB car and destroyed others in a humiliating blow to Putin.
Moscow initially tried to declare it was a “Ukrainian Military sabotage group” behind the assault, whereas Kyiv said it was “solely Russian nationals”.
Russian officers had been compelled to evacuate lots of of civilians earlier than the invading forces went again into Ukraine – emboldened by their journey into enemy territory.
The Free Russia Legion claimed the provocative transfer stating: “We’ve once more crossed the border of the Russian Federation. Russia will quickly be free.
“The time to combat for the liberty of Russia has come. We would like our children to develop up in peace and be free folks… however that has no place in at the moment’s Putin’s Russia.”
Russia claimed that they had eradicated these chargeable for the Belgorod raid, however the Free Russian legion responded saying they didn’t lose a single soldier.
The so-called “harassment raids”, in keeping with Caesar, are meant to help Ukraine’s anticipated counteroffensive as Russian tools and troops have been diverted from the frontline to cope with them.
It additionally, Caesar added, was meant to behave as a recruitment marketing campaign to encourage fellow Russians who oppose the war to affix in.
The professional-Ukraine saboteurs declare to be a battalion energy (between 500 to 1000 troops) and imagine an assault on Moscow will occur as soon as they’ve constructed up energy.
“Those that carry the sword may additionally be slain by the sword,” Caesar warned his Russian compatriots.