The Russian private military company «Wagner» has lost 218 men in battle with the Americans at Deir-ez-Zor in Syria, but discovered only 150 bodies. About the man who introduced himself as a recruiter PMCs from Yekaterinburg, told the TV channel France24.
«150 people in refrigerated trucks arrived at the base «Wagner». What condition are they in? Minced meat» – he said.
According to him, the mercenaries have chosen for themselves the fate. The families of the victims still don’t know what happened to their relatives and do not know until the 18 March presidential elections in Russia, according to the interlocutor of the channel.
«If you sign a contract with a private military company that sell themselves for money. The company can use you as she wants. What will happen to you after death? If you turned into mince – so what? They close the coffin and – at best – sending you home. At worst I’ll bury you there,» said the recruiter, who did not give his name.
He argues that the number of Russians wishing to join the PMC after the defeat in Deir ez-Zor, increased: every day he gets five to six new requests from those who want to go to Syria.
«Now it’s about revenge, not money,» says the recruiter.
8 February 2018 has become aware of a coalition air strike in Syria that killed the day before were about 100 soldiers of the army of the allies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
CBS sources in the Pentagon reported that Syria were killed by «Russian mercenaries». Research group Conflict Intelligence Team (CIT) believes that we are talking about the PMCs soldiers «Wagner», which operates in the mineral deposits in the Euphrates river valley.
The former «defense Minister» of the terrorist organization «DNR» Igor Girkin (Shooters) stated that reports of casualties in Syria are continuously changing in the direction of increase.
«At the moment it is clear that the dead and wounded – real hundreds. A few hundred. The rest of the discordance. But the latest figures («not final», as reported) looks «beyond». Allegedly for a whopping 600 (644, to be precise – and this is only the dead)», – he stressed.
The Minister of defence of the USA James Mattis said of the Russian army group asserted that Russian citizens not on the scene of the collision.
«As you know, we work hard not to jeopardize Russian citizens», – said the Minister.
Russia denied the presence of its citizens on the beachhead in Syria, which attacked coalition aircraft, and then asked the silence to collect their dead and wounded, the newspaper The Washington Post.
On 15 February, the Russian foreign Ministry said that as a result of armed clashes in Syria, allegedly killed five citizens of Russia.
Recruiter PMC «Wagner» about the dead in Syria: 150 people in refrigerated trucks arrived at the base. Minced meat 27.02.2018