Occupation authorities of the "DNR" and "LNR" have announced the first call of young people into the ranks of the so-called "people's militia" (self-names of the "DNR" and "LNR" illegal armed formations). The corresponding "decrees" were simultaneously issued by the leaders of CADLO Denis Pushilin and Leonid Pasechnik.
Men born in 1994-2003 living in the occupied territory are subject to "conscription" into local armed formations. The term of service is 6 months.
"200 citizens of the Republic, aged 18 to 27, who have high levels of aptitude screening and are fit for health reasons, will be called up in the ranks of the People's Militia for six calendar months", - representative of the illegal armed formations of the CADO Eduard Basurin comments on the "decree" of the "DNR" leader.
According to him, the "draftees" will serve in units of the so-called "people's militia", "where the main type of their activity will be obtaining a military occupational specialty, necessary skills and abilities that will allow them to enter the service in the ranks of law enforcement agencies and other government bodies of CADO.
"At the end of six months, the recruits will be issued a military card with a mark on military service in the ranks of the People's Militia of the DNR, which will testify to the fulfillment of the military duty of a citizen in accordance with the Constitution of the Donetsk People's Republic", - Basurin promises.
Similar conditions for "military service" are provided for in CALO. The "LNR" occupiers call it "passing through a training program for military occupational specialties".