The commander of the battalion «Sloboda» Andrew Angolenko, who is accused of series of attacks, should be able to protect themselves. Thus the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov spoke to journalists in Kharkiv, the cause of the Deposit of Angolenko, UNIAN reports.
«Life is hard, it is never black and white. There are records of the investigation and the prosecution, which put forward the security Service of Ukraine some guys from the volunteer battalions, including Angolenko. Yeah, I saw these materials, Yes, they give reasons to the investigator understood. On the other hand, I created these battalions, I know these guys. I was with them on the front line: and Andrew Angolenko, including, and with ina Angolenko, including. I think that enough of our society’s humanity, to allow this man to protect yourself and that person to change. It was the reason I gave a Deposit», — said Avakov.
Yangolenko was arrested on September 11 in Kharkiv for the preparation of the murder of high-ranking officials of the police, the MP, volunteers and businessmen.
«The security service of Ukraine together with the Chief military Prosecutor’s office warned the assassination of the Minister of internal Affairs and a number of other assassinations in Kiev and Kharkov. In a special operation, law enforcement authorities exposed a criminal group which prepared the murder of high-ranking officials of the police, the MP, volunteers and businessmen. Today in Kharkiv detained one of the organizers of the group – the head of the battalion «Sloboda Ukraine», — reported the press center of the SBU. The commander of a special battalion of patrol service of militia «Slobozhanschina» is Angolenko.
A battalion of patrol service of militia of special function «Slobozhanschina» was established in Kharkiv in April 2014. In June the battalion was sent into the zone ATO, where he was on duty at admingraphic Donetsk and Lugansk regions. January 2015 was also involved in guarding and patrolling Kharkov.
Later, the commander «At the case» Oleg Shiryaev said that Yangolenko was also preparing an attempt on him, the people’s Deputy Andrey Biletsky and Minister of internal Affairs, co-founder of the charitable Foundation «Peace and order», the businessman Vsevolod Kozhemyako.
September 13, Kramatorsk city court of Donetsk region has defined the measure of restraint in respect of Angolenko in the form of detention without possibility of bail. During its consideration of the petition about election of a measure of restraint for the head of the investigation Department of Military Prosecutor’s office of the antiterrorist operation said only that Angolenko were preparing an attempt on Shiryaev.
Avakov believes that the battalion «Slobozhanshchina» should be allowed to protect themselves 26.09.2015