Putin thanks Russian special forces for fulfilling their 'heroic' duty in Ukraine | Inquirer News

Putin thanks Russian special forces for fulfilling their ‘heroic’ duty in Ukraine

/ 06:21 PM February 27, 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin enters a hall before a meeting with members of the Security Council via a video link in Moscow, Russia February 25, 2022. Kremlin via REUTERS (FILE PHOTO)

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin on Sunday thanked Russia’s special forces, singling out those who are “heroically fulfilling their military duty” in Ukraine, in a televised address that was also published on the Kremlin website.

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