Russians Fear a Wider Call-Up After Putin Orders Reservists to Mobilize

MOSCOW—Russians started reporting to army assortment factors within the hundreds whereas others tried to flee the nation because it emerged that the call-up for troops to combat in President Vladimir Putin’s battle in Ukraine might be wider than initially thought.

Street site visitors surged at border factors main out of Russia on Thursday, based on native media reviews, and airline tickets at the moment are offered out for days after Mr. Putin introduced the call-up on Wednesday. No less than 4 Russian areas introduced that that they had barred exit for males with out the approval of their native army recruitment workplaces.