A court in Kiev in absentia arrested the chief of the Russian General staff
Shevchenko district court of Kiev made the conclusion about the delivery to the court and the detention of the chief of the General staff of the Russian armed forces Valery Gerasimov, said military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios.
"Already the Shevchenkovsky district court of Kyiv satisfied the petition of the investigator and the chief procedural and accepted conclusion about the courts and the election of a measure of restraint - detention - any and all persons who were announced at a press conference. The chief of the General staff of the armed forces and established and questioned in the case of soldiers of the armed forces of the 98th airborne division of troops, "- said Matios, according to the " 112 Ukraine ". SBU on Wednesday indicted and declared wanted by the chief of the General staff of the armed forces of Russia Valery Gerasimov, and 10 soldiers. The Ministry said that these persons, as if it was in Ukraine during Ilovaisk in August-the month (2014) ". On Wednesday the official representative the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov said that such statements envoy SBU confirms the inadequacy of management of this service. Konashenkov said that the Russian defense Ministry is ready to build Ukrainian operatives in the Russian Federation " worthy of a meeting intimate conversations and short wires that will be remembered for a long time ".