Four deputies of the State Duma asked to send them to the special operation zone

Secretary of the General Council of the United Russia Party&Andrei Turchak reported receiving requests from the first four State Duma deputies intending to go to the special operation zone in Ukraine.

Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Economic Policy Sergey Sokol, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Family, Women and Children Vitaly Milonov, Chairman of the Health Protection Dmitry Khubezov and Deputy Chairman of the Defense Committee Dmitry Sablin are ready to participate in a special military operation. All deputies are members of the United Russia party”. 

“Applications for service in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation have been received by me and will be considered by the Russian Defense Ministry,” Turchak wrote in his telegram channel.

In his previous post, Turchak said that the desire to go to the front, postponing a senatorial or deputy mandate, is an act worthy of confirming service to the Fatherland in the current circumstances.


Russia’s special operation in Ukraine: online broadcast on September 22

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MK broadcasts events related to the special operation in Ukraine on September 22.

The 210th day of the special operation is underway. Russian President Vladimir Putin announced partial mobilization in the country and promised support for referendums in the liberated territories. The head of the Defense Ministry, Sergei Shoigu, said that 5,937 Russian military personnel have been killed since the beginning of the SVO. US President Joe Biden said at the UN that the West and Washington will continue to support Ukraine. In the event of the use of nuclear weapons in its own, Russia threatened to destroy the Black Sea fleet. Read the previous broadcast here.

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15:54The State Duma named priority categories of medical workers for mobilization.

15:14 The Kremlin commented on the spreading rumors about “closed” plans to call 1 million people as part of a partial mobilization.

15:10 In the Kherson region, before the referendum, the actions of saboteurs who planned, among other things, to undermine the power line were prevented, local authorities reported.

14:39 Muscovites called up as part of partial mobilization will be paid 50 thousand rubles a month. The corresponding decree was signed by Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin.

13:58 A bomb was dropped from the air on the Suja power substation in the Kursk region of Russia. The transformer is damaged. According to Governor Roman Starovoit, there were no power outages.

13:46 The main thing from the statements of the press secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov about the special operation and mobilization:

– The practice of handing summonses to detainees at uncoordinated rallies does not contradict the law;

– The Cabinet of Ministers formalizes a position on who will receive a reprieve from mobilization;

– Decisions on the introduction of special measures in the economy against the background of partial mobilization have not been taken at the moment;

– Information about the hype at airports against the background of partial mobilization is greatly exaggerated;

– The status of the special military operation has not changed due to partial mobilization in the Russian Federation;

13:30 The head of the DPR Denis Pushilin confirmed the release from captivity as a result of the exchange of Viktor Medvedchuk. He also noted that 215 people were transferred to Ukraine, some of them representatives of volunteer battalions.

12:35 As a result of the strike in the area of the Covered market in Donetsk by Ukrainian troops, there are dead, according to the city authorities.

12:26Russia can use any weapon for its defense, “including strategic nuclear and weapons based on new principles.” Deputy Head of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev wrote about this in his telegram channel on Thursday.

12:07 During the exchange with Ukraine, 55 servicemen of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the DPR and the LPR were delivered to Russia, who were in mortal danger in captivity, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported.

12:05The main thing from the new briefing of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation:

– The Ukrainian artillery fired 13 shells at Energodar and the territory adjacent to the NPP during the day;

-More than 90 servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, 15 units of military equipment and over a thousand ammunition for mortars were destroyed in the Seversk area in the DPR;

-The Russian VKS destroyed up to a hundred Ukrainian military of the 93rd Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and one HIMARS installation in the Kharkiv region;

– The losses of two units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the foreign Legion in the area of Zaporozhye after the strike of the Russian Aerospace Forces amounted to 150 people;

– The Russian military hit three Ukrainian platoons of American-made M777 howitzers in the Mykolaiv region;

– Massive fire strikes of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation led to a complete loss of combat capability of one of the battalions of the infantry brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Kherson region;

– The Russian military hit a platoon of HIMARS multiple rocket launchers in the Mykolaiv region.

11:59 The National Anti-Corruption Committee is preparing a proposal on compulsory military service for immigrants from Central Asian countries who received Russian citizenship less than 10 years ago.

11:45 In Russia, high-ranking officials also began to receive summonses. So the vice-governor of Kamchatka, Sergey Mironov, was mobilized. 

11:33Aksenov said that drones of the Ukrainian military were suppressed by electronic warfare systems and shot down by air defense forces in three regions of Crimea today.

11:30 The forces of the DPR and LPR, with the support of the Russian Armed Forces, took control of the settlement of Zhovanka, which is located in the Bakhmutsky district, the headquarters of the territorial defense of the DPR reports.

11:05In Melitopol, an explosion occurred near the central market.The explosion occurred in a clothing store, injured 3 people, their lives are not in danger, according to the authorities of the region.

09:50 The FSB prevented a terrorist attack on a gas pipeline that supplies fuel to Turkey and the countries of Southern Europe. An SBU agent was detained with two improvised cumulative explosive devices of high power.

09:43 The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported the seizure of Ukrainian military equipment with foreign weapons installed on it.

09:40 State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin explained the introduction of partial mobilization in Russia by the fact that NATO forces are fighting against it in a special operation in addition to the AFU.

09:25 The Ukrainian prisoner of war proposed to organize a company named after the murderer Stepan Bandera from the neo-Nazis who surrendered and send it to fight against the AFU. The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, who published a video with his statement, said that the Armed Forces of Russia will cope without them.

08:52 The speaker of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said that the deputies do not have any armor and anyone can help the country by participating in their own.

08:04 Kiev, with its shelling, is seeking to disable the Zaporozhye NPP and is trying to deprive the staff of the possibility of restarting it. This was stated by Vladimir Rogov, a member of the Main Council of the administration of the Zaporozhye region.


RIA Novosti: Ukrainian armored personnel carrier flew over the fence after the Russian strike


A resident of Donetsk Sergey Lebedev gave RIA Novosti a photo taken in Nikolaev. The picture shows that the Ukrainian armored personnel carrier as a result of the Russian strike flew over the fence of the local armored plant and landed directly on the pedestrian path located outside the plant.

It is clarified that this picture was taken on September 19 by local residents

“Russian servicemen have been attacked at strategic facilities located in the city of Mykolaiv. The picture shows the consequences of one of these strikes. The projectile hit a factory where heavy military equipment was being repaired,” Lebedev said.


Voting in referendums has begun in the refugee centers of Kamchatka and Sakhalin


Representatives of the election commissions of the Sakhalin Region and the Kamchatka Territory announced the beginning of the work of polling stations for the referendum on joining the DLNR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions.

It is specified that the polling stations will work in temporary accommodation for refugees.

The Election Commission of Kamchatka clarified that from September 23 to September 26, voting will take place in temporary accommodation facilities, and on September 27 – in the voting room located in the building of the Kamchatka Industrial College,” the election commission said.


Bloomberg: the EU will accelerate the establishment of a ceiling on prices for Russian oil


According to the Bloomberg news agency, the authorities of the European Union plan to agree as soon as possible to limit prices for Russian oil after the announcement of partial mobilization in the Russian Federation.

It is clarified that the member states of the European Union are planning to conclude a political agreement within a few weeks that would set an upper limit on prices for oil purchases in Russia.

The publication, citing informed sources, writes that this measure may be included in a new package of anti-Russian sanctions being prepared by the European Commission.

“The establishment of a price ceiling will lead to the unification of the EU with the efforts of the United States aimed at preventing a sharp increase in the cost of oil, as well as hitting Moscow’s revenues,” the agency writes.


Kadyrov refused to mobilize in Chechnya: the draft plan was exceeded by 254%

Partial mobilization in the Czech Republic is not required

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The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, said in his Telegram channel that a reserve of conscripts has already been formed in the republic.

Speaking about the results of the meeting on the partial mobilization announced by Vladimir Putin, the Chechen leader noted that the draft plan in the republic was exceeded by 254%.

“Such indicators were achieved earlier thanks to the formation of new divisions of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation. All candidates for service passed through the Military Commissariat. We have worked out this mechanism from the very beginning, even before the announcement of partial mobilization”, – he said.

Also, according to Kadyrov, there is a reserve of thousands of volunteers in the republic who, if necessary, will be able to join the ranks of defenders of the Fatherland.

“The residents did not even suspect that such questions might arise, and we have already decided everything. Therefore, I urge the population of the Czech Republic, in particular, our beloved and respected mothers, to remain calm,” the head of Chechnya summed up.


Rostourism: those who have not received a summons can freely travel abroad

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The press service of the Federal Tourism Agency has distributed a message from the head of the department Zarina Doguzova, which states that restrictions on traveling abroad will not affect citizens who have not received a summons in connection with the partial mobilization carried out in Russia.

“At the moment – if you have not received a summons, then you can go on trips abroad. We have no information about any restrictive regulations at the federal level,” the department said.

The Federal Tourism Agency also added that for all detailed explanations and clarifications, citizens can contact the military enlistment office to which they are assigned.


The Foreign Ministers of France and Germany requested a meeting with Lavrov

Sergey Lavrov. Photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, said on the Rossiya 1 TV channel that representatives of European countries, who had previously advocated the termination of contacts with Moscow, requested meetings with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov within the framework of the UN General Assembly.

“Do you want names? I have them,” Zakharova said, naming French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna and German Foreign Minister Annalena Berbock. 

According to Zakharova, a representative of another country from Northern Europe also requested negotiations.

Recall that Lavrov met with Catherine Colonna three days earlier. During the negotiations, the situation at the Zaporozhye NPP was discussed, as well as various issues on bilateral and international issues.


Kadyrov expressed dissatisfaction with the exchange of prisoners of Ukrainian Nazis


The head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov expressed extreme dissatisfaction with the exchange of prisoners of war between Russia and Ukraine that took place on September 21. He expressed his opinion in his own Telegram channel.

The head of the Czech Republic called the situation with the exchange of prisoners of war incomprehensible. As Kadyrov noted, the exchange is unequal. He stressed that the leadership of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation and the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation may be “much more visible”, but terrorists cannot be changed to military personnel.

Kadyrov stressed that there are a lot of AFU servicemen in Russian captivity, who can be exchanged in superior numbers for Russian soldiers. Therefore, he is perplexed about the release of the Ukrainian Nazis from captivity.

Kadyrov also stressed that the fighters who took Mariupol will make their conclusion: “do not take the fascists prisoner.” The head of the Czech Republic stressed that this is his personal opinion, it does not affect the execution of orders of the Supreme Commander.


Satanovsky named the country that the West will face with Russia after Ukraine

Evgeny Satanovsky. Photo: Gennady Cherkasov

Russian scientist and political scientist Yevgeny Satanovsky expressed the opinion in the Patriot Media Center as part of a discussion about the possibility of a direct clash between Russia and NATO that the North Atlantic Alliance is preparing for a protracted confrontation with the Russian Federation.

According to Satanovsky, in the next three years, the West may try to push another country, besides Ukraine, against Russia, FAN reports.

“Poland is the second echelon after Ukraine”, – said the analyst.

He noted that in the next 10-15 years, the world is waiting for a series of major conflicts and Poland is likely to be the first country that NATO will put up against Russia.

“They talk about it openly”, — stressed Satanovsky.

The political scientist believes that it is now important to realize this new reality and act in accordance with the current situation.