(At least the real Ukrainian instability doesn't seem, for the most part (aside from those scum in the "Freedom" party) to be a bitter ethnic division.)
Isn't he really exposed up there? Has he just given up?
...sort of. He's back from the edge and semi-behind the triangular thing with the statues. Plus, his men are kinda distracting the Spetsnaz guys in the trees.
I don't want to give away his plan, but while it's stupid and "heroic" and I wouldn't do it myself in a million years, but it IS a calculated risk, not a suicide-by-soldier.