According to the American edition of Bloomberg, the Russians send young Africans to the front lines in Ukraine, specifically threatening to deport them from the Russian Federation if they do not agree.

Source: Bloomberg, citing European officials and a Ukrainian senior official

Details: European sources state that the Kremlin has forced thousands of migrants and foreign students to fight against Ukraine in attempts to bolster its offensive in Kharkiv Oblast.

According to European diplomats, Russian officials are increasingly threatening to refuse to renew visas for African students and young workers if they do not agree to join the army.