Leonid Yakubovitch: Sergei Pyatakov / RIA Novosti
Leading “Field of miracles” on the First channel Leonid Yakubovich has told about participation in the Chechen war. About it reports TASS.
The broadcaster admitted that to publicize their participation for him was wrong because he didn’t want to pretend to be a hero. He added that he learned about the beginning of the first Chechen war on television, and then went to the headquarters of the internal troops in Lefortovo.”Came to the commander, asked whether you want something to take to go there. One week left together with the Deputy on educational work”, — said Yakubovich.
Now a leading “Field of miracles” has been writing books about participating in the Chechen and Afghan wars, and in Kosovo. The book is scheduled for release in September-October 2020. In addition, Jakubowicz produced a play, the Director will be the mark Rozovsky, and screenplay.
In 1994, Russia began the First Chechen war (the official name — the Restoration of constitutional order in the Chechen Republic), whose aim was to regain control over the territory of Chechnya, which in 1991 was proclaimed Chechen Republic of Ichkeria. It lasted until August 31, 1996, were killed thousands of Russian soldiers and civilians.
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