In Luhansk region was captured by Russian soldier-the contract employee Viktor Ageev. About it reports BBC news with reference to sources in the Ministry of defense of Ukraine and the command of the 93rd separate mechanized brigade of the armed forces of Ukraine.
Mother of Victor Ageeva confirmed to the BBC that after military service he left to serve in the army under contract. According to her, 18 March 2017, her son signed the contract, a new place of service became the city of Bataysk of the Rostov region, which housed the 22nd guards separate brigade of special purpose GRU of the General staff of Russia.
Scout Victor Ageev 1995 year of birth was captured on 24 June in the village of Zholobok of the Slavyanoserbsky region of the Luhansk region as a result of collision of fighters of the 93rd separate mechanized brigade of the armed forces and the reconnaissance of the 4th mechanized brigade of the 2nd army corps of the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR), a source told the BBC, providing photographs of his documents.
The commander of the 93rd brigade Vladislav Klochkov, commenting on the details of the battle with the «sabotage group LC», said that during the clashes had killed the commander of this group. According to Ukrainian media, the victim – «Russian officer» Alexander Scherbak.
Ukrainian military also reported that captured four soldiers of the LC, including the «22-year-old citizen of the Russian Federation, the inhabitant of the Altai territory».