Russian writer Zakhar Prilepin joined the Donetsk People’s Republic
Russian writer, Zakhar Prilepin, joined the separatist organization, the Donetsk People’s Republic, and is the Deputy Commander of one of the illegally armed groups. Zakhar Prilepin stated in his commentary to Dozhd TV that his battalion was formed in the summer of 2016 and is currently stationed at the frontline. The Russian writer claims that he is waging war against the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
“If you understand what you are asking, I, as Deputy Commander of the battalion, can’t refuse to participate in anything. The battalion is stationed at the frontline and carries out military missions,” Prilepin said. In his …read more