Who fought in the unit "Azov" Swede Mikael Skilt said that the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleg Lyashko took part in the assault of Mariupol in June of 2014 and was almost disrupted by a military operation. About Skilt said in an interview with "Narodnaya Pravda".
The mercenary remembered one of the moments of the assault on the city, when the soldiers of the volunteer units secretly prepared to attack the militia checkpoint. "Until the time of the attack remained a few minutes, everything is almost ready, all the guys in the platoon. And then someone of our own, behind our backs roared in the speaker, I only understood one word: "Surrender!" (...). Then I was told that this oral Lyashko," said Skilt.
In September 2015 reported, what Russia's Investigative Committee suspected high-ranking Ukrainian military and Verkhovna Rada Deputy Oleg Lyashko in the use of prohibited methods of warfare. In particular, the MP, who in 2014 was listed as a Deputy of the battalion "Azov" was imputed to the kidnapping and torture of a resident of the city of Mariupol Dmitry Tchaikovsky in September of the same year. According to the investigation, Lyashko tried to get Tchaikovsky information about the possible existence of the stolen weapons.
The volunteer unit "Azov" was formed in may 2014, in September of that year deployed to the regiment, and then in November are included in the National guard of Ukraine. It is known by the presence in their ranks of neo-Nazis.
The fighting was interrupted Donetsk filtration station. The power supply has been disconnected at 19:25 on Saturday, July 22. Stopped water supply to the city of Avdeevka, partly Donetsk and Yasinovataya, towns Verkhnetoretskoye, Red Partisans, and the village Vasilevka and Kruta Balka.
The Pechersky district court of Kiev did not arrest the activist of the movement Femen angelina Dias, laid bare before the presidents of Ukraine and Belarus, Petro Poroshenko and Alexander Lukashenko. "Angelina preventive measure in the form of personal commitments with the delivery of international passports" — said her lawyer.
OSCE observers, headed by the first Deputy head of the special monitoring mission in Ukraine Alexander Hug did not miss in Novoazovsk, which is under the control of the DNI. According to the BBC, the new report of the mission in this regard will be reported on the violation of the Minsk agreements.
The UN Security Council on Monday, July 24, will hold an extraordinary meeting on the situation in Jerusalem, where the clashes between the Palestinians and the Israelis killed several people. The discussion will take place behind closed doors after the morning session of the Council.
The head of homeland security and the US cyber command Admiral Michael Rogers believes that now is not the time to create a joint Russian-American group on cyber security. Such opinion as transfers RIA Novosti, he said during a forum on security.
The rating of the President of France Emmanuel Makron a month had lost 10 percentage points and is 54 percent, according to the polling centre Ifop. As noted, this is the strongest decrease of public confidence in the President after three months in power, not counting the loss of 15 points from Jacques Chirac in may-July 1995.