“Green people,” the nickname for pro-Russian militants, have appeared in Moldova, Ukraine National Security and Defense Council warns Sept. 8.
Addressing journalists Sept. 8, the NSDC spokesman referred to Moldova deputy defense minister G. Kosovan who said the green people have appeared in Moldova.
They recruit the young and train them in subversive activities and the use of small arms.
According to the Moldova official, the number of recruited pro-Russian supporters has reached 500 in the southern areas of the country.
They were trained in Moscow, TransNistria and Rostov.