Victor Aleipata: Globallookpress.com
Russian Viktor Ageev, in the summer of 2017 detained in Ukraine, was sentenced to ten years in prison. This decision was made, Novoaydarsky district court of Luhansk oblast, reported in Facebook’s lawyer Viktor Ageyev Chevguz.
“According to the Prosecutor, the so-called self-proclaimed LPR (Luhansk people’s Republic — approx. “Of the tape.ru”) is a terrorist organization, and which came under the contract Russian Viktor Ageev. Besides, Ageev was charged with illegal possession and carrying of firearms and ammunition. For multiple offenses, the Prosecutor asked to sentence Ageeva to 12 years of imprisonment with confiscation of his property,” wrote Chevguz.
The lawyer added that it intends to appeal the court’s decision. “In our view, given the mitigating circumstances, the sentence of ten years imprisonment was manifestly excessive”, — he said.
“Russian service Bi-bi-si” in June 2017, reported that in the Luhansk region detained a Russian soldier-the contract employee of Victor Ageeva.
In the Russian defense Ministry said that Ageev was never a contractor after military service in may 2016, he left the service. Representatives of the Luhansk people’s Republic claimed that Ageev — citizen LC, he served in the militia.
Kiev regularly announces the detention of Russian troops, including border guards, and accuses Moscow of direct involvement in the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine. In Russia, as a rule, these statements refute, stressing that the regular troops in the Donbass no.
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