A volunteer battalion named after Pavel Sudoplatov was formed in the Zaporozhye region. Its fighters are ready for combat missions. This is reported by TASS with reference to the deputy governor of the region for defense with the call sign “Terek”.

At the moment, the members of the formation are undergoing combat coordination. On the basis of the battalion, several companies will be created, including a rifle company.

“We haven’t been given any tasks yet, but we are ready. There are people with great combat experience in our battalion. They fought and know what it is. In general, we are ready to go out and carry out tasks of any nature,” reports Terek.

The battalion’s arsenal includes high-quality weapons, clothing, equipment, trucks and cars, and armored vehicles.

Previously Alexander Khodakovsky said that Russia is beneficial delaying the special operation in Ukraine.