Wagner Group head Yevgeny Prigozhin at the Beloostrovskoye cemetery outside St Petersburg, Russia on December 24. Photo: AP
Wagner Group head Yevgeny Prigozhin at the Beloostrovskoye cemetery outside St Petersburg, Russia on December 24. Photo: AP
Ukraine war

Russian mercenary boss says he wants Ukraine’s Bakhmut for its ‘underground cities’

  • Yevgeny Prigozhin, of Russia’s Wagner group, called Bakhmut ‘a serious logistics centre’ with unique defensive fortifications
  • The founder of Russia’s Wagner mercenary group said Bakhmut possessed ‘underground cities’ that can hold troops and tanks

Wagner Group head Yevgeny Prigozhin at the Beloostrovskoye cemetery outside St Petersburg, Russia on December 24. Photo: AP
Wagner Group head Yevgeny Prigozhin at the Beloostrovskoye cemetery outside St Petersburg, Russia on December 24. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE