Azov Battalion


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Ukraine - Russia War
Servicemen of the militia from the Donetsk People's Republic walk past damaged apartment buildings in Mariupol, Ukraine, on April 16, 2022.

Moscow accuses Kyiv of striking east Ukraine jail, says 40 dead

Moscow claims the 'bloody provocation of Kyiv regime' is aimed at intimidation of own troops

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Ukraine - Russia War
A wounded soldier waits for treatment in a room of the military hospital in Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine, on March 31, 2022.

Russia to put Ukrainian captives on trial before discussing swap

The prisoners of war to be ‘properly convicted’ - Russian Deputy FM

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Ukraine - Russia War
Russian Sgt. Vadim Shishimarin listens to his translator during a court hearing in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 23, 2022.

Russian soldier found guilty of war crimes in Ukraine court, given life sentence

Russia denies its troops targeted civilians during the invasion

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Ukraine - Russia War
Wounded Ukrainian servicemen receive treatment in a bus as they are evacuated from the besieged Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, Ukraine, May 17.

Siege of Mariupol's Azovstal ends with Ukrainians evacuated

Local ceasefire reached between Kyiv and Moscow, with buses allowed to transport combatants from steel plant

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In this file photograph taken on June 15, 2019, servicemen of the Azov regiment and Ukrainian National Guard march through the city of Mariupol, Ukraine.

Russia claims Israelis fighting alongside ‘Azov militants’

'Israeli mercenaries are practically shoulder to shoulder with Azov militants in Ukraine'

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A woman talks with Russian soldiers in Mariupol, Ukraine, on April 12, 2022.

Chemical weapons watchdog 'concerned' by Mariupol reports

Russia and Ukraine 'committed never to develop, produce, acquire... or use chemical weapons'

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In this file photograph taken on June 15, 2019, servicemen of the Azov regiment and Ukrainian National Guard march through the city of Mariupol, Ukraine.

Top kickboxer killed in Mariupol while fighting in Azov unit

Kagal is one of several prominent athletes to join the fight in Ukraine

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A Ukrainian soldier inspects a destroyed Russian armored vehicle after a recent battle in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Thursday, March 24, 2022. The writing made by Ukrainian soldiers reads: 'Not to War'.

Opinion: War in Ukraine must stop now; who to blame can come after

Russia should focus on fighting for its legitimate national interests with words rather than with bombs