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Ukraine war: Serbia uproar over Wagner mercenaries recruiting for Russia

BBC News

By Guy Delauney

January 19, 2023

A Russian news video claiming to show Serbian volunteers training to fight alongside Russian troops in Ukraine has prompted outrage in Serbia, exposing its complex relationship with Moscow.

Russia’s Wagner mercenary group made the Serbian-language videos to encourage recruitment for the war.

Serbia’s president, Aleksandar Vucic, reacted angrily on national TV.

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