Wagner is preparing to deliver its military equipment to the Russian army, and the Wagner leader’s plane arrives in Belarus
Shot down Russian authoritiesToday, Tuesday, the prosecutions against the Wagner Private Military Group, led by Yevgeny Prigozhin,. whose 24-hour rebellion last weekend caused an uproar in the Kremlin.
The Federal Security Service (FSB), whose statement was reported by Russian news agencies, said: “It was established that the participants in the rebellion. They put an end to their actions clearly aimed at committing a crime.”
The agency stated that, given these circumstances, “it was decided to stop the prosecutions on June 27.”
And he mentioned The Kremlin That the combatants, who participated in the rebellion, will not be prosecuted and will be allowed to return to their bases, according to an agreement concluded. Late on Saturday, defuse the crisis.
“Preparations” for the delivery of military equipment
revealed Russian Ministry of DefenseOn Tuesday, there were “preparations” underway to transfer the “heavy” military equipment of the Wagner Group to the army.
The ministry said in a statement: “There are preparations underway to transfer Wagner’s heavy military equipment to units of Aof the Armed Forces of Russia Federal.”
The mysterious fate and whereabouts of Commander Wagner
The whereabouts of Yevgeny Prigozhin are still unknown, as of Tuesday, after he was criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin again. He called the organizers of last weekend’s rebellion “traitors” who served the Ukrainian government and its allies.
The Kremlin said that Prigozhin, 62, would be exiled to neighboring Belarus, but neither he nor the Belarusian authorities confirmed this personally.
An independent Belarusian military monitoring project, the Belarusian Hagon, reported that the business jet, which is said to be Prigozhin. Landed near Minsk on Tuesday morning.
Flightradar24 also showed that the commercial plane had traveled to Belarus early Tuesday.
The aircraft identification codes are identical to those of the aircraft you are connecting to United State At Autolux Transport, Inc., on which Prigozhin’s Office of the US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control relies.
Russia is preparing a law on military companies
The head of the Defense Committee of the Russian Duma, Andrei Kartapolov, told the Russian “Novosti” agency, regarding regulating the activities of private military companies: “It is necessary to enact a law regarding these companies and this is what is being worked on, and it is too early to talk about the future.” Wagner“.
The attempted mutiny of the Wagner Group in RussiaSaturday, a wake-up call about the role of military companies. And its danger if it disobeys the orders of the official authorities, as it sheds light on the map of foreign companies and their role in the Ukraine war.
And about the role of security companies and on top of them WagnerRussian experts said that military companies have become “armies on call.” Some countries resort to it to avoid the political cost if their regular soldiers are killed during battles, and they also carry out secret operations.”
In the Ukrainian conflict, the names of several security companies emerged. On the Russian side, the most famous of them was “Wagnerand “Faustik”. On the part of Ukraine, there is the “Azov” battalion and the “International Corps”, which recruited mercenaries from all countries of the world.
What about the Ukraine war?
Other thanWagnerRussian and Ukrainian “Azov”, as there are several foreign companies recruiting mercenaries and hired workers to fight in Ukraine, the most prominent of which are:
Global-Aegis is an official partner of the US Department of Defense, the Pentagon, and NATO. Military “The Intercept”.
US Military Mozart Collection.
The iron navy company operates in Ukraine and recruits mercenaries from all over the world, according to the intelligence website Intelligence Online.
The International Legion, established by Ukraine at the beginning of the war.
The two military companies, Torch and Flame, are owned by the Russian gas company, Gazprom.
The Russian company “Redot”, which is fighting in Ukraine It was founded by former Russian paratroopers.
Company “Patriot”, which consists of retired Russian special forces.
Why countries resort to military companies?
The Russian military expert, Vladimir Igor, considered that one of the countries’ motives is to seek the help of military companies and put them on the fronts wars. It is “avoiding the political cost that occurs in the event of the killing of soldiers of the regular armies of those countries in the lands of other countries. Or during covert intelligence operations.
“The dead of these companies are not recorded Pentagon For example, they are not credited within the army’s casualties, which mitigate. Electoral pressure on the US administration.
“Some skilled American soldiers are being furloughed to work in these companies, outside of the formal establishment.”
“Wagner is not the only one working in the battlefields, as the American Blackwater preceded it by working in Iraq and dozens of countries.”
“The Russian army used these companies to wage raids on towns and gang wars on its behalf, and to confront the attacks of the Ukrainian forces.”
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