by Southfront Staff at Southfront
As the Ukraine war continues not only on the battlefields but also online and in the media, the servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are forced to appeal to their military command through the videos shared on the social networks. So far, dozens of appeals of the Ukrainian servicemen deployed in various regions in eastern Ukraine refused to obey to their commanders and implement their orders. The Ukrainian fighters understand that the military command in Kiev uses the soldiers as cannon fodders in the most dangerous regions of the country. The Ukrainian units suffer the lack of manpower and military supplies. A lot of them were left by their military command.
Earlier, on May 24, one of the battalions of the Donetsk People’s Republic deployed on the front lines in the Luhansk People’s Republic recorded a similar video addressing their high command. This was the first such video recorded by Russian-led forces, which did not raise any suspicions. At the same time, the appeals of the DPR and Ukrainian servicemen differ. You can find the video made by the DPR officers with comments HERE to compare it with the following appeals made by the servicemen of the AFU: