Russian Viktor Ageyev, who was arrested in East of Ukraine, at the end of compulsory military service in 2016, left the service and never had a relationship in the Armed forces. On Monday, July 10, reported the press service of the southern military district, RIA Novosti reported.
“Drew attention to the report of Ukrainian TV channels with supposedly another “recognition” of a detainee in Luhansk oblast Victor Ageev. First of all, drew attention to “torn” installation of so-called “interview”, which “cut” sample only needs Ukrainian propagandists of words and phrases from the speech Ageeva”, — stated in the message.
“In Novocherkassk, referred to in the report, no commander of a military unit No. 65246, it is located in a completely different city. Accordingly, none of this part could not be there with Ageev to sign a contract. He passed military service on an appeal, after which in the spring of 2016 left in reserve and were no longer for military service irrelevant. The detainee in the video frames barely remembers the room supposedly his military unit that excluded any acting Russian, not Ukrainian, soldier,” — say security forces.
The Ministry noted that in the air “inadvertently SBU” got footage of Ageev says that the so-called “contract” and his “military rank” “corporal” he signed and received in Lugansk, where there are no Russian troops.
Information that the citizen of Russia Victor Ageev was captured by Ukrainian forces during the fighting near Lugansk, appeared on June 28. It was argued that Ageev — serviceman, allegedly he was called to the Altai region after military service remained in the Russian army under the contract. In the Internet appeared photos of alleged passport and military ID Ageeva.
Later official representative of foreign Ministry of Russia Maria Zakharova said that the message that the Agency does not fate Ageeva, not true. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov also promised that Moscow will fulfill all diplomatic procedures for the protection of national.