The partial mobilization of the Russian citizens by President Putin includes activating military reservists and increasing weapon manufacture.

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Russian President announced a partial military mobilization in Russia, putting its citizens and economy on a wartime footing on Wednesday

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Russian President announced a partial military mobilization in Russia, putting its citizens and economy on a wartime footing on Wednesday

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Putin claimed he had already approved the decree for the Wednesday-starting partial mobilization. 

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Those people who are currently enrolled in the military, those who have served in the army, those who work in specific professions, with the requisite training will be called up for military service.

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Putin's decision on Wednesday also came as his nation has struggled to restock its combatants in Ukraine and has experienced setbacks on the battlefield

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Russia will promptly mobilize 300,000 army personnel, according to defense minister Sergei Shoigu, to "hold the line at the front" in Ukraine. 

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"The partial mobilization and the declaration of a referendum in the seized territories are aimed more for external consumption, for Ukraine and its Western friends — to communicate that Putin is still in this for the long haul, but that he wants to negotiate."