Skip to comments.Captured Russian mercenary near Sloviansk condemns Putin, asks for forgiveness (VIDEO)
Posted on 06/21/2014 6:20:59 AM PDT by WhiskeyX
Counterterrorism forces say they caught a 52-year-old Russian mercenary near Sloviansk on June 20, the website of Ukraines Security Service (SBU) states.
He was recruited by an agent of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) Russias KGB-successor agency to fight Ukrainian forces who promised him $1,000 for every Ukrainian officer and $300 for every private soldier killed.
In a video the SBU released of the captured mercenary, after receiving instruction, he said he was given 200,000 rubles and a ticket to Luhansk from where he was supposed to get to the Sloviansk city council to receive further orders.
(Excerpt) Read more at kyivpost.com ...
I figured this would elicit a few comments by now.
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