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Detainees in Belarus, the soldiers of private military companies (PMCs) Wagner began to testify. On Thursday, July 30, reports TASS with reference to the Secretary of the security Council of the Republic Andrei Ravkov.
“Testify,” said Ravkov, who arrived in the Central electoral Commission, where the meeting with the presidential candidates.
July 29, at the sanatorium of Minsk detained a group of 32 people. According to the Belarusian secret services, are Russian mercenaries who arrived in Belarus to destabilize the situation ahead of the presidential elections. In total, the Republic has moved 200 soldiers of PMC.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko demanded from the Chairman of the KGB Valery Vakulchyk to apply to the Russian competent authorities for clarification. “If guilty, it is to this situation is to go with dignity. Not to blame — well, we have no purpose to discredit the country close to us,” said the Belarusian leader.
Five days before the arrest of Lukashenka in a public speech referred to the involvement of PMCs in conflicts worldwide. He stated that all wars begin with street performances, and if their own are not enough protesters in the country, there having a professional military, trained in the PMC to carry out provocations. In Belarus, according to Lukashenko, “”resistance,” not enough”.
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