The defense Ministry said about the absence in Egypt, the Russian commandos
Media reports about sending these units to the border with Libya in the office called “stuffing” and “visions.”
Moscow. March 14. INTERFAX.RU — Russia has not sent in their commandos Egypt, said the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov.
“No Russian special forces in side-Barrani (Egypt — if) no”, — said the major-General to journalists on Tuesday.
He was commenting on a Reuters report that references anonymous sources in the US intelligence about the alleged location of the units of the “Russian special forces” in Egypt.
According to Konashenkov, “like stuffing from anonymous sources, some Western media and excite the public is already not the first year”
“Very often these “visions” go anonymous in the Ukraine and the Baltic States”, — said the General.
According to him, a very foolish and indecent in relation to us intelligence heard quoted in the Western media “source” that “U.S. intelligence activities against the Russian military complicated due to the involvement of “contractors” and “agents in civilian clothes.”