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Russian source uses Russian OSINT data, says Ukrainian losses significantly below Russian media claims

Russian source uses Russian OSINT data, says Ukrainian losses significantly below Russian media claims

The pro-Russian Telegram analyst "Atomic Cherry" uses data provided by the Russian LostArmour OSINT team combined with WWII and 20th century Soviet military studies to determine an estimated number of Ukrainian casualties in the 5+ months of the war between Ukraine...

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Russian Defence Research Expert on AFU performance, the effect of Western weapon supplies

Russian Defence Research Expert on AFU performance, the effect of Western weapon supplies

We publish an excellent interview with Ruslan Pukhov, director of the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies, founded in 1997. Pukhov is quite closely affiliated with the Russian Ministry of Defence and is a member of the board of experts within the...

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“LPR” volunteer and blogger Murz describes the state of radio comms in the republics as “apocalyptic”.

“LPR” volunteer and blogger Murz describes the state of radio comms in the republics as “apocalyptic”.

Here at WarTranslated we've covered the livejournal blog of an old-school "LPR" blogger and volunteer Murz (aka Andrey Morozov) on a number of occasions. Murz is an engineering guy who repairs and accumulates various communications equipment for the so-called...

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Tense relationships between Russian military bloggers and volunteers over crowdsourced supplies

Tense relationships between Russian military bloggers and volunteers over crowdsourced supplies

Both the Russian and the so-called "L/DPR" forces are known for using crowdsourced equipment on the battlefield. The equipment purchased with money donated by regular Russian citizens includes everything from armoured vests to helmets, sights, and even...

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Controversy in the pro-Russian sources over the brutal video of castration of a Ukrainian solider

Controversy in the pro-Russian sources over the brutal video of castration of a Ukrainian solider

On 28 July, footage emerged of a Russian soldier performing a brutal act of torture on a Ukrainian fighter. This caused an uproar in pro-Ukrainian sources, so we looked at reactions of their Russian counterparts. Except for a few users who condemned this brutality,...

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Russian blogger: “Russian Federation is a simulation of the true Russia, and it failed us again”

Russian blogger: “Russian Federation is a simulation of the true Russia, and it failed us again”

Another depressing (for Russians) text was shared by ex-Ukrainian, now pro-Russian politician Dimitriyev (originally from Odesa, lives in Russia since 2014), whom we've already shared on a number of occasions. To be clear, this is not his own post, but one he...

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Wagner Group on HIMARS

Wagner Group on HIMARS

Russian Wagner Group (Private Military Company) that is taking part in the war in Ukraine shares information about the alleged destruction of HIMARS, claiming all the messages appearing in the pro-Russian channels are fake:   Even through the (near)front work...

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“Life in DPR” social page gives a glimpse into life of the so-called “DPR” residents

“Life in DPR” social page gives a glimpse into life of the so-called “DPR” residents

We've shared some weeks ago screenshots and translation of comments left by anonymous (and not only) users on the VK.com (Russian social network) page "Life in DPR". It is a page where users can share concerns, outcries, and general comments about life in the...