Nepali Gurkhas joining Russia’s Wagner Group amid lack of recruitment opportunities in Indian Army: Report
Nepali Gurkhas are reportedly joining Russia's Wagner Group as contract soldiers, attracted by the prospect of Russian citizenship and better opportunities.
Nepali Gurkhas have reportedly been drawn to the ranks of the Wagner Group, a private military company based in Russia. Nepali youths, enticed by the prospect of Russian citizenship and better opportunities, have joined the Wagner Group as contract soldiers, following a recent change in Russian citizenship regulations, as per The Economic Times. LiveMint could not independently verify the report.