Nick Sturdee is a Russian-speaking journalist and documentary maker, mostly for the BBC. Sturdee has covered many of the conflicts Russia has fought since the collapse of the USSR and this year made a film with BBC Arabic and BBC Russian investigating the role of mercenaries from the so-called Wagner Group in Libya.
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The Wagner Group Files
“Mercenaries,” he replied. “They commit crimes for money.” A tablet recovered from the battlefield in Libya offers detailed insights into the murky world of Russian mercenaries fighting abroad.