Dmitry Pascutto: Dmitry Azarov / Kommersant
The Kremlin has no information about the activities of private military companies (PMCs) in Russia, in the country there are private security companies. So the press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov responded to the words of the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko about the detention in the Republic fighters PMC Wagner, reports RIA Novosti.
“What is PMC Wagner? In Russia, de jure such thing as a PMC, no,” he said.
The Belarusian leader demanded from Moscow to explain the situation with the detention in Minsk of fighters PMC Wagner. He noted that already sees attempts from the Russian side “to make excuses for his dirty intentions.”
July 29, at the sanatorium of Minsk detained a group of 32 people. Another man was arrested in the South of the country. According to Belarusian security services, the Russian mercenaries arrived to destabilize the situation ahead of the presidential elections. Total in the Republic allegedly moved 200 soldiers of PMC.
Video, photo All from Russia.