Captured in the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) scouts are serving in the Armed forces of Ukraine. This is stated in the statement of command of the special operations Forces of the APU, published in Facebook.
“Unlike representatives of the Russian Federation, we do not abandon their children. As previously reported by the press center of staff ATO, 11 Feb 2017 lost contact with the scouts that performed the task in the zone of the antiterrorist operation in the Lugansk region”, — stated in the message.
On Friday, March 10, LC authorities published the video recording of interrogations of detainees and said that the Ukrainian military has been implicated in the murder of the head of Department militia Colonel Oleg Anashchenko, which occurred on 4 February 2017.
“During carrying out by employees of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the complex operative-search activities in hot pursuit in no time were established and detained the person involved in the attack,” — said the Minister of internal Affairs LNR Igor cornet. He noted that the detainees were Ukrainian saboteurs who were sent to the territory of the breakaway Republic on the instructions of the security Service of Ukraine.