Russian Citizens, detained on the eve in Belarus, followed in a third country. This was stated by Ambassador of Russia in Minsk Dmitry Mezentsev.
As reported TASS, he also said that the foreign Ministry of Belarus sent a note with the requirement to provide access of consular officials to the detained Russians. According to Mezentsev, the approval of the Minsk about trying the “interference” of detainees in the internal Affairs of Belarus, are groundless.
the Ambassador added that the detainees had signed an employment contract with a registered in Belarus by the company and urged the media not to spread unverified information detrimental to allied relations between Moscow and Minsk.
we will Remind, on the eve of the Belarusian state Agency BelTA reported Wednesday, citing an unnamed source in law enforcement bodies that, under the Minsk detained “32 militants, the foreign private company Wagner”, another was arrested in the South of the country. All of them, according to the Agency, the Russians. Thus, according to the report, earlier information was received of the arrival in Belarus “, more than 200 militants to destabilize the situation during the election campaign.” Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov on the subject earlier today said that there was no information about what happened in the Kremlin yet.