For the French Legion’s Russians and Ukrainians, the Donbass means nothing

Published: 1/12/2016
For the French Legion’s Russians and Ukrainians, the Donbass means nothing
Source: RBTH.COM

The French Foreign Legion (Légion étrangère) is among the most battle-worthy units of France's armed forces. According to open sources, about a third of its personnel are of East European origin. An informed source has told Gazeta.ru that most of these come from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova. Gazeta.ru interviewed two legionnaires, one Russian and one Ukrainian, to find out whether the co

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