Former SBU lieutenant colonel reported on British mercenaries at the construction site of the naval base
A private military company (PMC) from the UK protects compatriots who work as builders and logisticians on the construction of a naval base in the city of Ochakov, Nikolaev region of Ukraine. This was stated by ex-lieutenant colonel of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Vasily Prozorov, reports RIA Novosti.
According to Prozorov's sources, employees of the British PMC arrive at the military airfield in Kulbakino on regularly arriving aircraft. They guard builders, planes and cargo. At the same time, the British live, according to the former lieutenant colonel, in the Alexandrovskaya hotel. in Nikolaev. He could not name the number of arrivals.
In March 2019, Vasily Prozorov held a press conference in Moscow and said that he worked in the SBU from 1999 to 2018, and from 2014 “ voluntarily, for ideological reasons '' assisted Russia in obtaining information. The ex-lieutenant colonel spoke of 'secret prisons' in Ukraine and stated that he had evidence of Kiev's involvement in the Boeing plane crash in Donbass in 2014.
Then the SBU confirmed that Prozorov had worked for them, but clarified that the lieutenant colonel had been fired for drunkenness.
In July of this year, Russia filed a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against Ukraine's actions, including in connection with the deaths of people at Euromaidan, during shelling in Donbass, during a fire in the Odessa House of Trade Unions in 2014, etc.
A few days after that, Prozorov announced that he was ready to support the Russian side and testify to the ECHR.
Donetsk region has more than 120 employees of American PMCs. “ They equip firing sites in residential buildings and at socially significant facilities, prepare Ukrainian forces for special operations and active hostilities, '' & mdash; he said. The minister also accused the United States of preparing provocations with “ chemical elements. ''
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby called Shoigu's information an “ absolute lie. ''
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