March 08, 2021

An Army Gift for Women's Day


An Army Gift for Women's Day
Can we request that our exes get latrine duty? The RussianLife Files

The Military Commissioner of Leningrad Oblast took to Instagram to wish all ladies a happy Women's Day, and made an offer that's tough to refuse.

Colonel Yuri Khromov invited women, via video, to pass along the social media accounts of any ex-partners. He promised that the armed forces would follow up with them, presumably for conscription purposes.

The Colonel is reported saying in the video, "Let me give you a little gift. Leave the accounts of your exes in the comments, and we will meet them at recruiting points. And remember: a real man must have a military ID."

He added that he hoped female viewers would always be surrounded by "real defenders."

Surprisingly, this isn't the first time women have been called on to get men to serve.

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