Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov during a session of the Ukrainian parliament on December 28.  

RFE: Ukrainian Defense Minister Claims Russia Is Planning A New Mobilization, Urges Russians To Avoid It  

Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov has claimed Russia, bogged down in Ukraine after invading its neighbor more than 10 months ago, will soon announce a further mobilization, and urged Russians to avoid it. 

“Avoid mobilization in any way. When the bunker leaders are unable to send new recruits, they will be forced to admit defeat. And the war will end. 

It will still happen and the question is in the price. And will this price be paid with your blood,” Reznikov said in a video message issued late on December 30. 

According to Reznikov, Russia was preparing to close it borders to men of conscription age.  

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 Ukraine Defense Chief Claims Russia Will Be Announcing A New Mobilization 

Ukraine defense chief warns of new Russian mobilization — 

‘What Exactly Will You Fight For?’ Ukraine’s Defense Minister Urges Russians to Resist Mobilization — Story.ful

Russia to announce new wave of mobilization on Jan. 5 – Budanov — New Voice Of Ukraine

“You only have one week left”: Reznikov warns Russians about Putin’s plans — Ukrayinska Pravda