Relatives of the occupiers eliminated in Makiivka do not believe the version of the Russian Defense Ministry that the mobilized are to blame, as they massively used mobile phones on New Year's Eve, which allowed the Armed Forces of Ukraine to detect them. This is reported by «BBC Russian Service«.
According to journalists, the relatives of the victims in Makiivka are reluctant to comment.
« will tell. Everyone shuts their mouths. All the guys unanimously tell their mothers not to believe what they say on TV. I think everything here is clear and without much mind. Feel sorry for the guys who gave their lives for nothing. Mothers suffer», said the sister of one of the survivors.
A relative of one of the victims said that the occupiers «thrown away all Russian SIM cards back in Rostov, while they were being taken to Makiivka, and then their commander took them to a special place where they bought Ukrainian SIM cards».
«He contacted us via Telegram», – said the source of the BBC.
- The Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense published an audio interception in which one of the Russian invaders said that more than 600 people were killed as a result of the UAF strike at the place of deployment of the occupiers in Makeevka.