The military Prosecutor’s office is preparing the arrest of the leadership of the 53rd mechanized brigade of the Armed forces and the operational command «the East» from-for scandal with inappropriate conditions on the range «Wide all right», which housed the 53rd Ombre.
About this on air of the program «Shuster LIVE» said the chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios.
«We are inclined to believe that on Monday the military Prosecutor’s office of the southern region will appeal to court with the petition about arrest of the perpetrators of the situation: the company commander, Deputy battalion commander, responsible for the rear, including the Deputy head of the operational command «East» which is responsible for the rear», – he noted.
Matios stressed that the military has provided minimum conditions only after the intervention of the military Prosecutor’s office.
«They brought hot food, but forgot to bring even the Board. To walk in the mud is humiliation of human dignity, when the state allocates these funds», – said the military Prosecutor.
He also said that soldiers who went on foot in Nikolaev with complaints about the management of crew will not be held accountable.
«No one reasons for excitation or reception of any proceedings because of the military. I want to say that in those conditions in which they were brought is a consequence of the failure of statutory and regulatory documents, as well as all lawful instructions from the command (brigade),» said Matios.
As reported, 46 soldiers of the 53rd mechanized brigade on the range «Wide all right», February 8, in the afternoon went to Nikolaev to complain to the military Prosecutor on the conditions of service after the relocation under Nikolaev, carried out 5 days ago. The military personnel stated that sleeping in leaky tents, practically in the snow, they have nowhere to wash, and from eating only dry rations.
In the General staff in response to claims the military has promised to conduct an internal investigation and to prosecute officials responsible for the situation.
Later the military Prosecutor’s office of the southern region announced the opening of criminal proceedings for improper support fighters living conditions. The offence under part 3 of article 426-1 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (excess by the military official of authority or official powers that caused grave consequences), shall be punishable by deprivation of liberty for a period from 5 to 9 years.
The military Prosecutor’s office is preparing the arrest of the leadership of «hungry» 53rd brigade 11.02.2016