. added PeskovIn statements to reporters, the strong and hysterical reaction seemed understandable, during the first hours of announcing the move, due to the lack of some information. “.
pointed Russian official To what he described as many false reports and provocations on social platforms, saying that what is required is to deal with them with caution, in order to avoid falling into their ropes.
Earlier, President Vladimir Putin announced a partial military mobilization, while Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that 300,000 reservists would be used, provided that they undergo training before being sent to the areas of carrying out special military operations, in reference to Ukraine.
On Thursday, the Russian Army’s General Staff announced that nearly 10,000 people had volunteered to mobilize to fight in Ukraine within 24 hours, after President Putin’s announcement.
“On the first day of the partial mobilization, about 10,000 citizens spontaneously arrived at the recruitment centers without waiting for their summons,” Vladimir Tsimlyansky, a spokesman for the General Staff, told Interfax.
Scenes circulated on social networks showed the mobilization in a district of Yakutsk in Siberia, where men appeared to say goodbye to their relatives before boarding a bus.
And press reports had stated that thousands of people booked flights to get out of Russia, following the announcement of the partial military mobilization, in an attempt to avoid joining the fighting in Ukraine.
Military experts say that Russia has resorted to declaring partial military mobilization in order to overcome “military failures” in eastern Ukraine, which Moscow denies, which confirmed that the operation is progressing according to the schedule set for it.
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