In the Sudan, noticed a group of Russian mercenaries “Wagner”, which oversees the disgraced businessman from Russia Evgeny Prigozhin, nicknamed “Putin’s cook”.
The militants carried out a strategic and practical training of the forces of intelligence and security, reports the observer and The Times.
The publication writes that there is already a photo dressed in camo white men transporterowych in trucks and are monitoring anti-government protests in the capital Khartoum.
“Russia played host to Bashir (Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s President – Ed.) who agreed to help President Putin to implement his ambition aimed at the expansion of influence in Africa. Bashir, convicted by the International criminal court for war crimes, needs powerful allies, as he gets more and more isolated. Meeting last month with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, which critics have called a “summit of genocide”, as expected, was a step in the direction of Russia, which provides military aid from Khartoum to Damascus”, – told in the material.
The publication notes that Bashir will soon lead the country to civil war than to cede power and brought before the International court in the Hague.
“According to reports from Sudan, the officers of the group “Wagner” was seen in the capital, Khartoum, where they train public security forces amid anti-government protests,” – emphasizes the American media.
It is noted that in the Central African Republic and neighbouring Sudan, the country hosted hundreds of employees in the group “Wagner”, and last year they helped in training the military. Here in July were killed three Russian journalists investigating the activities of mercenaries.