CNN released a story about “Wagnerians” and said that the special operation took place with the knowledge of the United States
CNN, citing three former high-ranking officials of the Ukrainian military intelligence, reports that Ukraine received money from the United States, technical support, and CIA recommendations on how to attract Russian military personnel.
Ukrainian agents posed as a Russian PMC and hired employees for $ 5,000 a month to protect Venezuela’s oil facilities. Thus, it was possible to obtain a list of persons suspected of war crimes.
Having selected 28 Russians, Hiley Likely associated with the military actions in Ukraine, and another 5 without any connections, Ukraine intended to bring them to the country for arrest. The Russians thought they were flying to Caracas.
When Russia closed its borders due to the coronavirus, the Russians had to be led through Belarus, where they were detained.
The reconnaissance worked on the capture of the Wagnerians for 18 months.