Ukraine Braces for Increased Mobilization Amid Public Resistance

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Ukraine Braces for Increased Mobilization Efforts Amid Public Resistance

Ukrainian authorities are preparing for a significant increase in mobilization efforts this month, following the implementation of new reforms. However, reports suggest that these efforts are facing substantial public resistance.

A recent report by Spanish newspaper El Pais, based on an embedded journalist's experience with a military patrol searching for draft dodgers in Sumy Region, highlights the challenges faced by the Ukrainian government. The patrol, primarily composed of veteran soldiers deemed unfit for frontline duty, encountered resentment and resistance from civilians.

The report details the frustration of military personnel towards those seeking exemptions from conscription, particularly those pursuing higher education. The patrol focused on rural areas, as they offer greater mobilization potential compared to urban centers.

Public resistance to mobilization has reportedly grown since last year's costly Ukrainian counteroffensive in the east. Many citizens, including those with exemptions, express reluctance to fight unless their own communities are directly threatened.

The Ukrainian government's new mobilization reform, set to take effect later this month, aims to significantly boost recruitment. However, the Defense Ministry acknowledges the need for a more comprehensive approach, emphasizing the need for societal mobilization beyond just military recruitment.

With the war entering its second year and Ukrainian casualties exceeding 111,000 this year alone, the government faces a critical challenge in balancing the need for increased manpower with the growing public resistance to mobilization.

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May 21, 2023 | 05:09