BREAKING: Ukraine’s Defense Minister Acknowledges Foreign Mercenaries in East Ukraine

by The Daily Lede

Ukraine’s Minister of Defense Stephan Poltorak has admitted that foreign mercenaries are fighting alongside Kiev troops in east Ukraine, and is ready to support them in obtaining citizenship.

“Everyone is entitled to receive Ukrainian citizenship, not just people of the Russian Federation. I will personally help all those who come to defend our land to obtain citizenship.”

Poltorak stressed that all foreign nationals fighting in the Donbas can count on the full support of the state.

KP.RU Article – Ukraine Minister of Defense admits foreign mercenaries in Ukraine

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