Mikhail Bakhtin is a Russian VDV soldier, he serves in VDV squad Svet 5-6. Mikhail has always been a pro-Communist at certain extent but still was in denial of the radical ideals of Vladimir Makarov and Imram Zakhaev.
Bakhtin was born in the Russian Far East in the village of Shushenskoye, Krasnoyarsk Krai during the 1980's. His dad was the town doctor and his mom was his assistant. In 2001 he chose to enlist in the Russian Armed Forces.
Mikhail, also known as Misha served briefly in Georgia but disagreed with his country's actions towards Georgia. His unit was transferred to Chechnya where he fought the Chechen militants in the Northern Caucasus until all Russian units were transferred to fight the Ultranationalists.
Second Russian Civil War
Bakhtin was first deployed to the Caucasus region to liberate a village from the shellings of Ultranationalist BM-21 Grad MLRS.