Putin announces a partial military mobilization for Russian citizen

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared a “partial mobilization” of Russia’s armed forces on Wednesday morning

signing a decree that will send Russians who have gone through military training to join the fight in Ukraine while stopping short of an all-out draft.

Only those citizens will be drafted to military service who are currently in the reserve and first of all those who have served in the army

who have certain professions and have necessary experience,” will be recruited for the campaign, said Putin in a televised address to the nation.