The head of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in the Donetsk region Vitaly Malikov is related to the deprivation of life of the commander of the militia declared Donetsk national Republic (DND) Arsen Pavlov, who has also been known as Motorola, said the Head of DNR Alexander Zakharchenko.
"I'm ready to name names in relation to the deprivation of life of Motorola. According to our information, in the murder of Arsen participated Vitaly Malikov. He oversees the activities of the DRG (sabotage and reconnaissance groups) in the Donbass-the Head of SBU in Donetsk region", - the expression quoted Zakharchenko " Donetsk news Agency ". However, on 25 October it was announced that the Ukrainian authorities sent in the media letter, which recommended not to speak about the belonging of the security service of Ukraine and Poroshenko to the death of Motorola. On the evening of 16 October, it was announced about the death in Donetsk as a result of the bombing of the commander of the militia DND Arsene Pavlov, better known under the Callsign " Motorola ". Together with him died his subordinate. Later in the Internet appeared the frames from the murder scene. 19 Oct Pavlova was buried in the DNI. In the farewell ceremony was attended by over 50 thousand People. The self-proclaimed head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko said that he already know who is the customer of murder of Motorola. Zakharchenko also said that the attack on Pavlov Kiev broke the truce and declared war on the DNR. For his part, the chief military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios said about the need to open criminal proceedings on the fact of murder of commander Arseniy Pavlov.