The militants used the death of Zakharchenko to discredit Armed forces of Ukraine. This was announced at the briefing Colonel Dmitry Gutsulyak from the press center of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine, referring to the information of the Main Directorate of intelligence, reports 112.ua.
“The command of the Russian occupying troops uses the death of the leader of the terrorist group Alexander Zakharchenko to discredit Ukrainian security agencies. In particular, the Russian propagandists continue the intensive spread rumors about his involvement in the death of the Ukrainian security services,” he said.
As told Gutsulyak on the front lines and units 1 and 2 army corps of the armed forces has intensified the work of the propaganda of the Russian mass media with the purpose of preparation of false and distorted information about Ukraine and its Armed forces.
For the fabrication of the fake videos, the militants carried out provocative attacks of positions of divisions of integrated forces, in coordination with visiting Russian crews.
“Fabricated thus reports were submitted for approval by the special Commission of the Russian propagandists, who arrived from Russia the day before the murder Zakharchenko,” – said Gutsulyak.
Earlier it was reported that after the death of Zakharchenko militants stopped flowing through the line of demarcation.
Later it became known that after the murder of the head of the so-called “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko in Donetsk and 19 people missing, another 50 arrested.
Recall, August 31 in an explosion in a restaurant killed the leader “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko. The so-called “law enforcement” self-proclaimed “DNR” said that the detained “Ukrainian saboteurs”, which is probably involved in the assassination attempt on Zakharchenko. But in this SBU information is not confirmed.
In ORDO the suspect in the murder of a guard Zakharchenko, at the same time, the Russian foreign Ministry accuses the “Kiev regime”. It was reported that due to the incident, the militants closed the entry and exit from Donetsk. Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences over the death of Zakharchenko. Read more about the murder of Zakharchenko read our material.