Moscow nourishes the hope of a thorough trial of the participation of neo-Nazis from Sweden in the fighting in the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine, said the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
"The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation has stated many times About the inadmissibility of participation of foreign Residents in the form of mercenaries in the Ukrainian domestic conflict. In the summer of 2014, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation made a presentation to the Swedish Embassy in the Russian capital on the participation of Residents in Sweden, for example Mikael Silica, in the conflict in the East of Ukraine ", – reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. The Russian foreign Ministry expressed hope that the investigative authorities thorough investigation of the involvement of neo-Nazis from the state in fighting in Ukraine and committed by them in the conflict area of criminal actions.
the message of the Russian Foreign Ministry is connected with the message in Swedish media About the beginning of the investigation in relation to the 1st of the authorized local neo-Nazi groups suspected of committing war crimes in Eastern Ukraine in 2014. In September 2014, the Commissioner of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for human rights Konstantin Dolgov said that the residence of the Ambassador of Sweden in the Russian capital received performance in connection with reports About the possible involvement of Residents in the conflict in southeastern Ukraine. Talked About the Swedish citizen, "the volunteer" national guard of Ukraine Mikael the Schilt. The Swedish national police Department confirmed the presence of citizens of the Kingdom within Ukraine. However, their number remains unknown. About the detention of citizens in Eastern Ukraine was announced on July 21. As reported in the NSDC of Ukraine, the incident occurred at a checkpoint near Perevalsk. Later, the commander of the militia Gorlovka Igor Butler confirmed that the militia tied citizen of Sweden. According to him, the militia was the information that " the national guard has snipers from Sweden ". The media first reported that Swedish neo-Nazis joined the Ukrainian punitive battalion " Azov ". In February, the permanent Commissioner of Russia to the EU Vladimir Chizhov said that Moscow will monitor the implementation of the provisions of the Minsk agreements On the withdrawal from the zone of the Ukrainian conflict to its foreign participants, including citizens of the EU." For informed unbiased observer it is no secret that the conflict in the East of Ukraine are involved citizens of several States. Yes, in the Donbas and Russian citizens, we never said otherwise, but both sides exist and citizens of a number of other countries, among them citizens of EU member States ", – Chizhov noted.