The actions of the radical Pro-Kremlin group oversaw the SERB member of the center for extremism prevention (center «e»), the interior Ministry major – Alex Trench. This was reported to «Rain» a former member of the SERB ex-police officer Oleg Chursin.
According to Chursina, the leader of the group gosh Tarasevich (Igor Beketov) were in regular contact with Ministry staff and received from the curator of the «operational award».
«Beketov often referred to one of the operatives center «e» – the name of Trench, that from time to time they get a quick prize, agree with them their stock, how to behave, what to do, how tough can behave», he said.
Chursin joined the SERB movement in 2015, went with them on promotions and was on many «private club meetings». According to him, he left the group six months ago, as disappointed in her activities.
He said that in their meetings the members of the SERB often discussed attacks on opposition journalists and bloggers, in particular, Alexander the Centurion, Bozhenov Rynska and Yulia Latynina.
Usually the group met in the apartment of a former municipal Deputy Zamoskvorechye Igor Brumel. There they discussed the attack have already taken place and planned new ones.
Share-SERB Trench frequently seen activists of the opposition movement «Solidarity». They also believe that group oversees the center «e».
Members of Pro-Kremlin movement SERB often attacked participants of the opposition rallies.
27 APR 2017 opposition politician Alexei Navalny poured green paint in the incident, the policy had to call an ambulance. The opposition leader made the diagnosis «a chemical burn of the right eye». Blogger Radmir, who analyzed the recording from the surveillance cameras, identified in attacking a member of the radical movements of SERB Alexander Petrunko.
Members of the group repeatedly attacked the memorial dedicated to slain politician Boris Nemtsov. 14 September 2017 the leader of the SERB Beketov fought with lawyer Ilya Novikov. According to the lawyer, the conflict happened «suddenly» when the activists of the SERB «was once again desecrated the memorial Nemtsov».
A former member of the SERB said that they were supervised by a staff member of the center for counteraction to extremism of the interior Ministry 09.11.2017