Lukashenko to invite Russia, Ukraine top prosecutors amid Wagner PMC probe Earlier, Zelensky asked Lukashenko over the phone to extradite a number of the arrested mercenaries, who are believed to have also committed crimes in the Donbas warzone, fighting alongside Russian occupation forces.
13:35, 06 August 2020
Belarus promises to cooperate with Ukraine on suspected Russian mercenaries – media Ukrainian authorities last week asked Belarus to extradite 28 people, including nine Ukrainian citizens.
18:58, 05 August 2020
Zelensky asks Lukashenko to extradite part of detained PMC Wagner mercenaries The two presidents spoke over the phone on Wednesday.
16:05, 05 August 2020
Russia's Wagner mercenaries detained in Minsk claim were transiting to Turkey "to see Hagia Sophia" So far, the suspects have been delivering contradictory testimony.
23:00, 02 August 2020
Ukraine to request extradition of 28 Wagner PMC troops from Belarus The men are believed to have fought against Ukraine government forces in the Donbas warzone.
21:00, 31 July 2020
Belarus gives Ukraine list of detained Ukrainian members of Russia PMC Wagner The Ukrainian authorities plan to establish their involvement in war crimes in Donbas.
12:20, 31 July 2020
Belarus asks Ukraine to check detained Russian Wagner PMC members' criminal record The Belarusian side has informed Ukrainian diplomats about the situation around the detention of Russian militants on its territory.
18:00, 30 July 2020
SBU to seek extradition of Ukrainians from Russian PMC Wagner detained in Belarus At the same time, it is not yet known how many members of the group may be extradited.
14:35, 30 July 2020
Reuters: Belarus, Ukraine beef up border controls after detention of alleged Russian mercenaries The move aims to prevent any attempts to destabilise the two countries
13:30, 30 July 2020
Ukraine wants extradition of Ukrainians from Russian PMC Wagner group detained in Belarus – NSDC The move is expected to contribute to the normal relations between Ukraine and Belarus.
12:20, 30 July 2020
"Little green men" in Belarus: Dozens of militants detained near Minsk part of Russia's PMC Wagner – media (Video) The group has recently arrived to "destabilize" the country amid the ongoing election campaign, officials say.
18:00, 29 July 2020
U.S. intel: Russia continues positioning military equipment in Libya via PMC Wagner The U.S. assesses that Russia supplied Wagner forces operating in Libya with fighter aircraft, military armored vehicles, air defense systems.
23:40, 24 July 2020
Bloody trail of Russian military in Libya – media UN mission monitors in Libya said they welcomed the decision to set up an investigation committee, and called on its members to study the sites of mass graves, identify victims, establish cause of death, and hand over the bodies to families.
13:20, 23 June 2020
U.S. accuses Russia of sending jets to Libya Russian military aircraft are likely to provide close air support and offensive fires for the Wagner Group PMC that is supporting the Libyan National Army's fight, the report states.
15:40, 27 May 2020
Russian mercenaries evacuate from western Libya after Haftar losses UN-recognized government forces have, with Turkish help, made sudden strides in recent weeks, seizing a string of towns, capturing the strategically important airbase, and destroying several Russian-made air defense systems.
14:20, 25 May 2020
New evidence published of Russian mercenaries torturing, killing Syrian man – media Warning: This story describes graphic violence.
19:20, 22 April 2020
Libya requests Turkish military support Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said earlier his country would send troops to Libya at the request of Tripoli as soon as next month.
14:25, 27 December 2019
Ergodan says 2,000 Russian mercenaries deployed in Libya The Turkish leader says Wagner PMC's presence in the war-torn country raises questions.
21:30, 25 December 2019
Libya urges U.S. to help end conflict as Russian role grows – Bloomberg Interior Minister says Russia fueling war to extend influence.
10:00, 11 November 2019