The General staff explained, one of the Crimean people can be called deserters
Forcibly mobilized into the Russian army of the Crimean deserters can not be considered.
Deserters are Ukrainian soldiers who changed their oath and defected to Russia, said the representative of the General staff of the Armed forces of Ukraine Vladislav Seleznev in the air of radio of Crimea.Realities.
“Servicemen of the Ukrainian armed forces, which changed the oath of allegiance to the people of Ukraine and the statutory period did not come out on mainland Ukraine for further service, are deserters. In respect of all these soldiers prosecuted”, – said Seleznev.
At the same time forcibly mobilized into the Russian army of the Crimean deserters can not be considered.
“As citizens of Ukraine, who are currently on the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea and receive the agenda, one of them called to the ranks of the armed forces of Russia, – legal consequences for such categories of citizens are not fatal” he said.
Note, this statement was made in the context of arrest and detention of the Crimean war. According to the SBU, before the annexation of the Peninsula they served in the Ukrainian army. In turn, Russia has accused Ukraine of kidnapping the military.