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Sich special volonteer battalion members stand on August 26, 2014 during an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev. The battalion is leaving the Ukrainian capital to take part in anti-terrorists operation (ATO) in the east of the country. Kiev's security services on August 26 released a video purporting to show captured 10 Russian soldiers captured on its territory who a Moscow military source claimed had crossed into Ukraine "by accident."

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Sich special volunteer battalion members stand on Tuesday during an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev. The battalion is leaving the Ukrainian capital to take part in anti-terrorists operation (ATO) in the east of the country

Royal Regiment Of Fusiliers March Through Whitehall To Protest Against Disbandment Of The Regiment...LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15:  Former members of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers prepare to march from Downing Street after handing in a petition to save the battalion on October 15, 2013 in London, England. The campaigners later gathered outside the Houses of Parliament in protest against plans to withdraw the battalion as part of the Ministry of Defence's plans to reduce the army by 20,000.

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Former members of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers prepare to march from Downing Street after handing in a petition to save the battalion in London, England. The campaigners later gathered outside the Houses of Parliament in protest against plans to withdraw the battalion as part of the Ministry of Defence plans to reduce the army by 20,000.

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Members of Sheikh Ali Khatib’s battalion hold up their weapons as they dance in Aleppo near Hanano Barracks, which is controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.