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marble falls

(58,794 posts)
2. Holy poop. The can is opened. Hope it's whoop ass and not full of worms ...
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:03 PM
May 2023

... torn between hoping this is the spark and praying it's not a fuse.

Karadeniz

(22,853 posts)
3. Oh, lord, they are certainly brave! I hate to think of what will happen to them if they cross into
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:07 PM
May 2023

Russia. I fear a massacre...

Karadeniz

(22,853 posts)
7. I noticed that, too, but decided it didn't matter if they're going to be on the receiving end of
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:17 PM
May 2023

missiles and grenades. I hope the civilians they encounter help them by joining them and hiding and feeding them... and apparently cigarettes are in short supply!!!

Lovie777

(12,785 posts)
4. I don't if this is true or not...................
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:11 PM
May 2023

but Russia wants their citizens to volunteer several hours in making artillery in the factorizes.

RussBLib

(9,126 posts)
6. It's not hard to imagine
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:13 PM
May 2023

A free Russia where anyone can travel in peace, where food is plentiful, where information flows freely and citizens are encouraged to follow their dreams.

But Russia has been at war with someone forever, it seems. So sad.

Brother Buzz

(36,572 posts)
8. In March 2023 the Supreme Court of Russia declared the Legion a terrorist group
Mon May 22, 2023, 01:17 PM
May 2023
Situation like that there's only one thing you can do and that's walk into
The shrink wherever you are, just walk in say "Shrink, You can get
Anything you want, at Alice's restaurant.". And walk out. You know, if
One person, just one person does it they may think he's really sick and
They won't take him. And if two people, two people do it, in harmony,
They may think they're both faggots and they won't take either of them.
And three people do it, three, can you imagine, three people walking in
Singin a bar of Alice's Restaurant and walking out. They may think it's an
Organization. And can you, can you imagine fifty people a day, I said
Fifty people a day walking in singin a bar of Alice's Restaurant and
Walking out. And friends they may thinks it's a movement.

IronLionZion

(45,895 posts)
14. More info on Freedom of Russia Legion
Mon May 22, 2023, 02:50 PM
May 2023
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freedom_of_Russia_Legion

I would take all of this with a grain of salt. There is plenty of propaganda all around. News has reported them as Russian military defectors who are sabotaging the Russian war effort from inside Russian territory. Russia has declared them a terrorist group.

Ukrainian military does have several legions of foreigners, including this one. There are other units that include Americans, Polish, British, Canadians, etc.
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