The commanders of the armed forces are ready to leave their positions in the Donbass for the "reasonable" remuneration, in some cases, DPR was able to convince the enemy to do it for free. Such information was sounded today by the Deputy commander of the operational command of the Republic Eduard Bacurin.
"According to our intelligence, the attacks on settlements and critical infrastructure are mainly nationalist battalions and "Right sector". The attacks are aimed to provoke our units to fire back and expose the fire unit who do not wish to fight," said castle.
Thus, according to Basurin, a part of the military APU has become the hostages of nationalists, which contributes to more frequent departures with leading positions. Often the retreat of Ukrainian units is in mutual agreement with the commanders of the army of the DPR.
"In some cases, the APU unit commanders give us their position for a cash reward. This amount does not exceed 10-20 salaries for the platoon commander of the APU that is acceptable to us," — said the Deputy commander.
He added that in the area of responsibility 36 separate brigade of Marines of the APU in Mariupol direction, as well as the 92nd and 72nd brigades near Donetsk divisions of the Armed forces of the Republic "managed to convince commanders to leave the position, which retention was not justified by the victims and the whim of the big bosses in command of Ukraine."