Donbas militants shoot comrades-in-arms not to pay them salaries — intel

20:23, 17 June 2017
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The command of the occupation forces has faced money problems to pay salaries to militants, resulting in some armed groups started to riot, the Main Intelligence Directorate of Ukraine's Defense Ministry reports.

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"During one of such skirmishes, the so-called commander of the 3rd separate motorized rifle brigade (Horlivka) of the 1st Army Corps ordered to open fire on the fighters, who had previously beaten an officer and refused to follow orders until all debts were repaid," the press service of military intelligence wrote on Facebook.

As a result, five militants were killed and another two were injured, the report says.

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