r/worldnews Sep 22 '22 Silver 2 Helpful 4 Wholesome 7 All-Seeing Upvote 2 Take My Energy 1 Take My Power 1

Zelenskyy calls on Russians to 'protest' and 'fight back' against Putin's draft if they 'want to survive' Russia/Ukraine

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u/lilfindawg Sep 22 '22

Unfortunately their choices are protest and get locked up, or go to war and risk death. I imagine we’ll see a lot of surrenders when the first mobilization of troops gets to Ukraine

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u/Myopic_Cat Sep 22 '22

Unfortunately their choices are protest and get locked up, or go to war and risk death.

Why choose when you can have both? They're already handing out draft papers to arrested protesters.

https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/russian-anti-draft-protesters-being-ordered-enlist-rights-group-says-2022-09-22/

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u/Manafaj Sep 22 '22

I mentioned it earlier somewhere and will repeat. I really wish that one day Russia is ruled by normal people.

By normal I mean someone who isn't a f*cking war criminal and Hitler wannabe.

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u/lilfindawg Sep 23 '22

I dream of a day astrophysicists from Russia will contribute to the mystery of the cosmos without worry of a dictator trying to use it to kill everybody else.