RF IC interrogated Russians, week had been in captivity in Ukraine
Investigators questioned him Russians Artem Mikhailenko, which were held captive Ukrainian military, taking him for a Russian soldier, told reporters on Tuesday the official authorized SC of the Russian Federation Vladimir Markin.
according to investigators, the man was stopped on June 19 at the entrance of Rostov in the Lugansk region, where he went to relatives. Seeing his cell phone photo with the weapon, he was placed in " isolated fortified location ", then a man week, tortured, and finally threw tied to a tree, according to the UK the Russian Federation.
" Were all injuries and wounds that were inflicted Mikhailenko during torture. The young man already interrogated, and in the near future will be made subjective portraits of individuals with regard to his torture and kidnapping, " said Markin.
The same picture that Mikhailenko tied at the frontier, was made during one of the exhibitions of weapons: a man, According to Markin, was photographed with one of the exhibits.
As it was declared, stopped Mikhailenko at the checkpoint, the soldiers of the battalion " Dnepr ", financed by the famous oligarch and opponent of negotiations with militia Igor Kolomoiskiy. The other workers financed units of battalion " Azov " - took part, according to the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, in the June attack on the residence of the Russian Ambassador in Kiev.
Kolomoisky was accused many times sponsoring nationalist groups " Right branch ". In the Russian Federation against Kolomoisky, the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov, as well as direct participants of the special operation prosecuted under the criminal code pursuant to item " use of prohibited means and methods of warfare ".
numerous anti-government protests were started in the South-Eastern regions of Ukraine at the end of February 2014. It has been the response of local citizens at the forcible change of power in the country and the subsequent attempt to cancel the Verkhovna Rada of the law, giving the Russian language regional status. The center of confrontation between Pro-Russian-minded people with the government in Kiev has become the Donbass. About that, How is the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine.
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