The Deputy DG said that he knows Russian, allegedly captured in Syria
ROSTOV-ON-DON, October 3 — RIA Novosti, Ivan Kapustin. The Chairman of the Duma Committee for CIS, Eurasian integration and compatriots ‘ Affairs Victor Vodolatsky told RIA Novosti, familiar with the supposedly “captured” in Syria the Russians of the Rostov region Roman Zabolotnyi, instructed as to his whereabouts.
Earlier Western media reported that the group ISIS published videos allegedly captured by the Russians, while no evidence of their belonging to the armed forces has not been demonstrated. The video shows one of the two men seems to Zabolotnyi Roman Vasilyevich, refers to the year and place of his birth — 1979, Aksay district of Rostov region. On service in the armed forces on account of the man does not speak. The defense Ministry denied information about the capture of Russian soldiers.
“I know him well, he is from Aksay, was in a team, actively participated in the Cossack movement. I instructed the chief of staff of the Union of Cossacks-soldiers of Russia and abroad (which Vodolatsky heads — ed.) to understand the information received, whether it is true, and to locate the Cossack Roman Zabolotnyi,” said Vodolatsky.
He added that Roman Zabolotnyy at the moment does not meet any of the rooms, and also instant messengers.
As reported Tuesday in the defense Ministry, no incidents involving the capture or loss of troops of the armed forces in the province of Deir ez-Zor and in other parts of Syria, was not. All Russian soldiers are in Syria and carry out their tasks, said the Ministry of defence.
* Terroristicheskaya organization banned in Russia.