Of course this confirms what most of us knew all along.
Nevertheless, respect for the reporter who was held captive for several days.
The Russians shown in the video are volonteers who went to Ukraine to ‘help’ Russians there.
However, having watched other videos on the VICE news YouTube channel it becomes cristal clear that the masked separatist soldiers are disciplined professional soldiers especially when compared with the Ukrainian soldiers. Claiming that they are a bunch of local men who organized themselves in armed units is beyond ridiculous.
Ukrainian soldiers giving up their weapons.