One more evidence of Putin's methods of warfare. Russian soldiers dress in military uniform without chevrons, posing as "militia" from the Donbass region fighting for separatists.Two days ago a screenshot picture showing Russian soldier Victor Musalaev dressed in the uniform of a Donbass "militia" appeared in the Internet. The photo was posted first on the homepage of Musalaev in a Russian social network VKontakte (Russian analog of Facebook).
Here is this photo:
Two comments were posted under the photo.
A friend of Musalaev, Vladislav Aptulaev asks:
"Hi! Are you back to the old uniform?"
"Vladislav, we were given a uniform for Ukraine. We went there in the summer,
posing as militia. Now we will go again dressed in this uniform. "
This photo appeared in a blog of kado4nikov
The homepage of Musalaev is now deleted. But there exist cached versions of it:
Here is a screenshot of the homepage:
Before, Viktor Musalaev was also active in Twitter.
Here is his twit from 1 March 2014:
"We are waiting for the order to go to the war in Ukraine! President Putin made approval for Russian troops to enter into territory of Ukraine!"