January 8th, 2016 – Fort Russ News –
– DNR – translated by J. Flores –
Eduard Basurin: The Ukrainian Army dumped civilians in handcuffs on the front line, to blame their deaths on the DPR
Ukrainian security forces forcibly evacuated a group of residents of the occupied city Kurakhovo in the area near the front, to accuse the military of the DPR of civilian deaths. This was stated by deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR, Eduard Basurin.
“Our intelligence revealed the preparation of a provocation from the Ukrainian security officials with possible victims among the civilian population in the city district of Marinka. In particular, more than 20 civilians from the captured city Kurakhovo were forcefully taken by “Ural”and transported by car to the frontline, in the area of Marinka “, he said.
Eduard Basurin said that the transportation of civilians in handcuffs was carried out, escorted by two cars from “Ural” with the personnel of the 10th Mining and assault brigade of the APU, as well as 25 US-made car “Hummers” with the personnel of the special unit “Alfa” of the Ukraine Security Service.
“We call on the Ukrainian authorities to stop and not to take foolish and reckless actions that leads to new victims, including among the civilian population. All the facts of crimes against humanity by Ukrainian security officials will be recorded and presented to the international community “, said the deputy commander.
He also called upon the OSCE and UN missions in reference to the above, and demanded that they take measures to prevent provocations on the part of the UAF.