“I fly to Tripoli, to the sound of the guitar. With me there is a group of wild geese, we are saving Rome”. Since the dawn of time, mercenaries have always had their own epic, entrusting the songs with the story of secret battles that they cannot tell. And even in this, Wagner’s Russian militiamen are surprising. Veterans of the venture company – formally private but closely linked to the Kremlin – have released a ballad online in which they narrate their mission in Libya.