Russian mercenaries from Yekaterinburg heading for Donbas (Photo)

22:53, 12 March 2015
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Russia still fails to abide by the Minsk agreements under which it should close its border with Ukraine for arms supplies and movement of mercenaries who join illegal armed groups in eastern Ukraine.

Russian mercenaries are about to depart for Donbas, Ukraine /

About 50 mercenaries departed from the Russian city of Yekaterinburg for Ukraine late on March 12, Yekaterinburg news portal reported.

They are to join the separatist gang led by Oleksiy Mozgovy, a leader of illegal armed formations in the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic and commander of the Prizrak ('Ghost') brigade, the portal said.

The video of the mercenaries before departure is available here:

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