Inside Putin’s Mobilization

The latest, including:

• Types of resistance to Putin’s mobilization
• Some regions banning freedom of movement as draft-dodging grows
• Russia’s miners and oil workers going to war
• Chechnya’s Kadyrov exempts Chechnya from new mobilization
• Zelensky speaks to Russians in Russian
• Reports from Buryatia & Tuva regions on disproportionate deaths
• Russia to strip Central Asian migrants of naturalized citizenship for refusing to fight
• Conflicts between Russia and Uzbekistan/Kyrgyzstan/Kazakhstan

Eric Draitser is an independent political analyst and host of CounterPunch Radio. You can find his exclusive content including articles, podcasts, audio commentaries, poetry and more at You can follow him on Twitter @stopimperialism.