Axar.az
UP

Axar.Az Logo

No private military companies exist in Russia

Home page Politics
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

No private military companies (PMCs) exist in Russia by law, there are only private security firms, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday.

Axar.az reports citing TASS.

The Kremlin spokesman thus explained why Russian President Vladimir Putin made a reference to private security and not private military activity at his annual year-end news conference on December 20, when responding to a question about the activities of PMCs.

"No private military companies exist in our country by law. Everyone is talking about some private military company, something called Wagner, but the point is that there is no provision in our legislation (on private military companies)," the Kremlin spokesman said, noting that the Russian president therefore could not "comment on what does not exist.".

Date
2018.12.21 / 16:56
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Azerbaijani FM meets his Georgian counterpart

Russia ready to share ideas on how to restart Mideast peace talks

Garibashvili visited the grave of Heydar Aliyev

Garibashvili invited Ilham Aliyev to Georgia

Garibashvili repeated the words of Heydar Aliyev

Ilham Aliyev received the Prime Minister of Georgia

Netanyahu's deadline to form government set to expire

Azerbaijani Culture Minister to visit Georgia

‘Get the f*** out!’: Philippines foreign secretary to China

President to new Ambassador: Welcome to your homeland!

Latest
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla

[X]
1xBet