“Mercenaries who return from Ukraine should be punished, because they have no place there,” said Milorad Dodik, Serb member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, commending on the announcement by the Russian Ministry of Defence.

The Ministry of Defence of Russia communicated that 167 citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina were fighting for the Kyiv regime. Out of those, 17 have returned home, while 24 were killed.