The group calls itself the Azov battalion. Its symbol is the neo-Nazi wolfsangel (the wolf’s hook), as used by the SS in World War II. The men have SS tattoos on their arms and, along with many other similar battalions like them – the Doubas and the Dnipro – they are at the heart of the fight against the pro-Russian community in eastern Ukraine.
They are Kiev’s stormtroopers in the current Ukrainian crisis...
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