He won’t pardon those from the insurrections. He’s only pardoning people who’ve benefited him financially. Deals made long ago. He’s not going to flee right away. He’s deluded. If and when he does flee the country - at the urging of his legal advisers - Russia will be a brief stop, before somewhere more temperate. Likely the UAEHe will pardon the insurrectionists. I still think he will defect to Russia, but maybe not just yet.
His base are absolutely raging on Telegram. His channels are all Tears, God, Militia and “the plan” (which is apparently right on track and has been since before he was elected). These people don’t believe that he’s leaving them all to hold the bag. Crazy stuff!