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The headquarters Operations of joint forces (EP) of Ukraine adopted the decision to withdraw the troops of the regiment “Azov” from the combat zone in the Donbass. About this informed the official representative of the people’s militia self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Eduard Bacurin, reports TV channel “Zvezda”.
According to him, the Ukrainian command held in Kramatorsk emergency meeting to discuss the question of the effectiveness of one of the subdivisions of “Azov” in Gorlovka direction. At the headquarters of the FOS found that the soldiers of the regiment refused to obey the leadership of the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU) and tried to take more advantageous positions of the 30th brigade. For this purpose “Azov” mined the road, which moved the Ukrainian security forces.
“On one of these bookmark has blown up three militants from the 30th brigade, were seriously injured,” — said Basurin.
The decision on a conclusion of “Azov” from the combat zone must be approved by the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov and commander of the National guard Mykola Balan. Without their permission command EP may not begin the withdrawal of troops, said the representative of the militia.
On 25 July, a few people tried to attack the former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko near the building of the State Bureau of investigation in Kiev. The attackers tried to attack him, but security managed to stop their actions. Later it turned out that one of the attackers was a former fighter of “Azov” Nikita Makeev Callsign “Odyssey”. He was born in Russia and earlier had citizenship of the Russian Federation, however, on 18 July, President Vladimir Zelensky gave him a Ukrainian passport.
The regiment “Azov” is a volunteer unit of the National guard of Ukraine. He is known for his neo-pagan ideology.
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