SK of Belarus revealed details of the accusations against the detained Russians
A group of Russians from the private military company Wagner, detained in Belarus, suspected of preparing mass disturbances, the question about the use of remand in custody, reported the press service of the Investigative Committee of the Republic.
"Against (Belarusian oppositionists) Mikalai Statkevich Sergei Tikhanovski and other persons criminal case on the fact of preparation of mass riots... Also yesterday, the results of the inspection of operational information received from intelligence services, on suspicion in Commission of the specified crime was arrested 33 citizens of the Russian Federation, the staff of PMCs Wagner, who lived on the territory of the sanatorium "Belorusochka" of Minsk region", - said the press service.
The Committee notes that now "the question on the use of remand in custody". In SC added that the investigation continues, the persons involved in the preparation and organization of mass riots on the territory of the country.
Belarusian media reported, citing unnamed sources 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, as claimed by 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." Later, the Embassy of the Russian Federation said that the official has received from the foreign Ministry of Belarus a notice about the arrest of 32 Russians.
Meanwhile, the security Council state Secretary of Belarus Andrei Ravkov on Thursday has declared to journalists that in connection with the detention of Russian criminal case about preparation of terrorist acts in the Republic. According to the state Secretary of the security Council on the country's territory can be up to 200 "fighters", go find them.