Andrew Rawquot: RIA Novosti
The state Secretary of the Security Council of Belarus Andrei Ravkov have compared efforts to capture fighters PMC Wagner with looking for a needle in a haystack. Reports about it “Sputnik Belarus”.
According to Ravkov, the security forces are looking for about 200 participants of the PMC on the territory of Belarus.
“The 33 arrested, another 200 are on the territory of Belarus, there is their search. But it’s like a needle in a haystack,” said Secretary of the security Council.
Ravkov previously said that the detainees, the PMCs soldiers suspected of preparing a terrorist attack. They give testimony. Criminal case is brought.
29 July in Belarus were detained 33 people, which are called by Russian mercenaries. According to Minsk, they wanted to destabilize the situation before the presidential election.
Five days before President Alexander Lukashenko said that the soldiers of foreign PMCs can use for organizing mass disturbances, as in Belarus, “”resistance,” not enough”.
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