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In prisons, colonies and detention centers in the territory of the breakaway Donetsk national Republic (DND) there are hundreds of Russians who took part in the armed conflict in the Donbass on the side of the militia. This is stated in the article “Novaya Gazeta”.
The publication presents different estimates of the number of Russian citizens detained in the dungeons. One of the officers of the Armed forces of the DNI announced the “New” that for four years, was officially arrested more than 480 of the Russians. Among the charges against them met even espionage in favor of Russia. Now in jail, he said, contains about 150 people.
“From spring to fall of 2014 we had total chaos, warlords requisitioned for the war, and often for themselves personally any vending machine or other property. In the best case — give a painted on the knee of receipts. Battalion commanders imposed a tribute to all commercial structures in the territory under their control — from the stalls and hairdressers to mines and metallurgical plants. Hundreds of thousands of refugees left, leaving houses and apartments. There lived Russian militia who needed a place to live,” said the soldier.
Sources in the Russian security services told the newspaper that the problem you know, “where necessary”, however, can be planned. “These people in Russia do not need! For several years, the topic of Donbass artificially suppressed. And came “heroes” with real combat experience, which is not enough that the blood on the ears, and even know how it really was — a breeding ground for crime and protest”, — explained the “New”.
“The authorities of the DNI were given a secret order to hold all who can. Up to life. These guys should rot in the Donbass, or by going to Wagner (the so-called private military companies (PMCs) of the Wagner — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), quietly disappear in Syria,” said the intelligence officer.
Edition, in turn, publishes the names of three Russian citizens in the DNI jail is a 21-year-old native of the Rostov region, Atanasov Vladimir Plotnikov, who fought from March to November 2015; the 30-year-old Kotov Kirill Mikhailovich from Penza; born in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky 24-year-old Naumov, Kirill Sergeevich in 2015-2016 serving in the division “Vostok”, who was given a seven-and-a-half years in prison.
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