Migrant facility near Oslo where Medvedev has been held in the last few days.
Migrant facility near Oslo where Medvedev has been held in the last few days.

Andrei Medvedev, who said he was a defector from the Russian Wagner militia, has been released, informs Norwegian police.

However, he has been ordered not to leave a certain area in Norway.

The 26-year-old claims to have left the paramilitary Wagner group after fighting in Ukraine on behalf of the group for four months. According to reports, he sits on large amounts of information and wants to testify to Wagner's war crimes in Ukraine.