SBU: Il-76 in Lugansk was hit by PMC Wagner

СБУ: Ил-76 в Луганске сбила ЧВК Вагнера

The SBU established the involvement of PMCs Wagner for the destruction of Il-76 in the Donbass

The operation was attended by 72 representatives of the private military company Wagner, reported in SBU.

Representatives of the private military company Wagner in 2014 in Lugansk shot down a Il-76 with the Ukrainian paratroopers on Board. This was at the briefing said the head of the SBU Basil Gritsak, reports

“Fighters of the private military company Wagner shot down Il-76 with our Marines on Board,” said Hrytsak.

According to him, in this operation, as well as in the storming of Luhansk airport was attended by 72 militants PMC Wagner, 15 of them eliminated.

According to the SBU, Wagner, Dmitri Utkin, serial number М0209 – head of the private military company. The company is a project of Russian security services and allows the Russian leadership to declare that the Russian military in Ukraine. For their production uses the GRU. SBU has established the identity of the militants 1587 PMC Wagner. There are about five thousand people.

We will remind, earlier accused of negligence in the case of the downed Il-76 over Lugansk in 2014, major-General Viktor Nazarov was sentenced to seven years imprisonment.

As reported Корреспондент.neton June 14, 2014 at the LC knocked transport aircraft Il-76 Armed forces of Ukraine, coming in for a landing at the airport of Lugansk. All 49 servicemen who were on Board were killed.