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Tears flow as Russian reservists bid farewell to loved ones

A drafted reservist hugs children before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.    REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A drafted reservist hugs children before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A drafted reservist hugs children before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman reacts as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman reacts as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman reacts as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during a ceremony of their departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.  
 REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during a ceremony of their departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during a ceremony of their departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.  
 REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.  
 REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A reservist drafted during the partial mobilization says goodbye to a loved one through a bus window before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.   REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A reservist drafted during the partial mobilization says goodbye to a loved one through a bus window before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A reservist drafted during the partial mobilization says goodbye to a loved one through a bus window before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization outside a recruitment office in the Siberian town of Tara in the Omsk region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization outside a recruitment office in the Siberian town of Tara in the Omsk region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization outside a recruitment office in the Siberian town of Tara in the Omsk region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko
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A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilisation depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilisation depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilisation depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman hands a chocolate bar to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman hands a chocolate bar to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman hands a chocolate bar to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Women react as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26.  
 REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

Women react as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

Women react as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.  
 REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during the partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman reacts as reservists drafted during partial mobilization depart for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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A woman holds a placard reading "Whole-heartedly with you" as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.   REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman holds a placard reading "Whole-heartedly with you" as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

A woman holds a placard reading "Whole-heartedly with you" as reservists drafted depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization smoke next to buses as they depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27.   REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization smoke next to buses as they depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization smoke next to buses as they depart for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A reservist drafted during partial mobilization says goodbye to his relatives as he departs for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26.   REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A reservist drafted during partial mobilization says goodbye to his relatives as he departs for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A reservist drafted during partial mobilization says goodbye to his relatives as he departs for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization arrive at a gathering point before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization arrive at a gathering point before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization arrive at a gathering point before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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A woman reacts as she says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia September 26, 2022. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman reacts as she says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia September 26, 2022. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman reacts as she says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilisation, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia September 26, 2022. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during partial mobilization, before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during partial mobilization, before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

An Orthodox priest conducts a service for reservists drafted during partial mobilization, before their departure for military bases, in the city of Bataysk in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

Reservists drafted during the partial mobilization attend a ceremony before departure for military bases, in Sevastopol, Crimea, September 27. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26.   REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov

A woman says goodbye to a reservist drafted during partial mobilization, before his departure for a military base, in the city of Bataysk, in the Rostov region, Russia, September 26. REUTERS/Sergey Pivovarov
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People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization in the Siberian settlement of Bolsherechye in the Omsk region, Russia, September 25. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization in the Siberian settlement of Bolsherechye in the Omsk region, Russia, September 25. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

People bid farewell to reservists drafted during the partial mobilization in the Siberian settlement of Bolsherechye in the Omsk region, Russia, September 25. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko
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