The Consul was allowed to visit the detainees in Belarus Russians
The head of the Investigative Committee of Belarus made Russian Consul to visit detained in the Republic of compatriots, told RIA Novosti the representatives of the Embassy in Minsk.
"Now wait, technically, that the resolution was passed and staff could carry out their duties," — stated in the message of the Embassy.
On Wednesday it became known about detention of the 33 Russians near Minsk and South of the country. Belarusian authorities called them "foreign fighters of the private military company "Wagner". Against the Russians opened a criminal case on charges of preparing terrorist attacks, they face up to 20 years in prison. Later in Minsk reported that the suspect detained in the preparation of mass disorders in the Republic.
According to the press-Secretary of President Dmitry Peskov, Moscow does not yet have information about any illegal actions of his compatriots. As noted by the representative of the Kremlin, the defendants are likely employees of the private security company who were in the Republic in transit and missed the flight. President Vladimir Putin and the permanent members of the security Council on the last Friday expressed the hope that in the near future in this story will clarify and arbitrarily detained Russian nationals released.
In the foreign Ministry, in turn, stressed that the accusations in an attempt to "interference" in the Affairs of Belarus from the outside, puzzling, and notorious interpretation of the Minsk detention of Russians do not stand up to scrutiny.