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Russia Deploys Heavily Armed Forces On Streets Of Moscow After Wagner Boss Vows War

Posted on AllSides June 23rd, 2023
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Russia deployed heavily armed military units inside its own country late on Friday night after Yevgeny Prigozhin, the owner of Russia’s feared Wagner paramilitary group, effectively vowed to destroy Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu for allegedly killing Wagner troops. Videos on social media showed armored vehicles and helicopters being deployed in Moscow and the southern city of Rostov-on-Don, which The New York Times reported is near the front line in Ukraine where Prigozhin’s fighters were operating. Russia accused Prigozhin of “organizing an armed rebellion” and the situation rapidly escalated to...

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