‘Envious’, Would ‘Love to Have’ Conscription Says UK Defence Minister

Britain’s defense minister appeared to have had an unguarded moment on Wednesday, praising Sweden for reinstating conscription and saying he wanted to do the same before his office withdrew its comments hours later. Expressions of admiration for Sweden and Finland for conscripting young people into mandatory military service came from Britain’s defense minister on Wednesday. […]

Russia Preparing to Widen Conscription to Bolster War Machine: UK Intel

British intelligence says Russia is preparing to expand conscription to bolster its military strength. among them saturday update In the course of the war in Ukraine, the UK Ministry of Defense (MoD) said that members of the House of Commons (the lower house of the Russian Federation parliament) “have submitted a bill to change the […]

Russia likely preparing for wider military conscription: UK intelligence

British intelligence sources say Russia is likely preparing for a broader military conscription as the war with Ukraine enters its second year. The UK Ministry of Defense murmured Russia’s parliament, the Duma, introduced a bill on Monday to change the conscription age range for Russian men from 18 to 27 to 21 to 30, according […]