Dmitry Pascutto: Sergey Guneev / RIA Novosti
In the Kremlin have not seen published in the media the video footage of the alleged soldiers of private military companies (PMCs) Wagner brutally murdered Syrian soldier, said press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov. It is quoted by “Interfax” on Thursday, November 21.
Peskov noted that the question of the possible crimes of PMCs is not in the competence of the presidential administration. He recalled that the decision to investigate a particular issue take the investigating authorities.
“There is a special Department on this account, if deemed necessary, will do it,” — said the representative of the Kremlin.
Sands also has denied the assumption of journalists that without the approval of the President, private military companies can’t operate abroad.
20 Nov “Novaya Gazeta” announced the execution of soldiers of the PMC Wagner, which is associated with St. Petersburg businessman Evgeny Prigozhin, a deserter from the army of the Syrian President. Bullying video was published online back in the summer of 2017, but for a long time it was not clear who it depicts.
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