Contents tagged with Crimea. conscription

  • Ukrainian Foreign Ministry demands that Russia rescind conscription for citizens from Crimea

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has demanded that the Russian Federation rescind the requirement for citizens residing in the Crimea to be drafted into the Russian Armed Forces, the department’s official site reports.

    “A resolute protest has been expressed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine to the Russian Federation in connection with its intention to introduce conscription in the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of …