A military court punished accidentally burnt BTR soldier

The Astrakhan garrison military court punished the soldier Merezhnikov Seeds, destroying the BTR-92, spreading around him the fire. The decision published on the website of the court.

Ordinary Merezhnikov appointed six months in service in a disciplinary military unit.

The incident occurred in may. Machine in the classroom was covered with a camouflage net, a tarp and dry grass. All this erupted from the fire divorced. The resulting fire destroyed military ammunition and equipment. The total damage amounted to more than 28 million rubles.

In August military investigators in the Eastern military district opened a criminal case under article 110 of the criminal code (“Incitement to suicide”) on the fact of suicide of the soldier-the contract employee on the Kuril island of Iturup. The relatives of the deceased do not agree with the official version. In their opinion, the soldier was killed.