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Three Britons face charges of mercenarism in Kremlin-backed separatist court

Telegraph, 16 Aug 2022
Five European citizens captured in eastern Ukraine went on trial Monday in a court administered by Kremlin-backed separatists in the city of Donetsk, Russian media reported.

The five - including Swede Matthias Gustafsson, Croat Vjekoslav Prebeg, and Britons John Harding, Andrew Hill and Dylan Healy - all pleaded not guilty to charges of mercenarism and “undergoing training to seize power by force,” according to Russian media.

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