Kyiv post On November 6, citing informed sources, Ukraine was carrying out a special operation to “pursue Wagner mercenaries” in the above-mentioned African country.
“The unit in the video probably belongs to the General Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine (HUR)” – a source confirmed, adding that the video was filmed in an undisclosed area of Sudan “over the past 2 weeks”. ,
Kyiv post Both videos could not be independently verified.
The first black-and-white video, apparently shot at night by a drone using an infrared camera, shows a small group of soldiers taking aim around and inside a compound. The video shows a hand-held rocket launcher being used to shoot at a window of a building.
The image was cut from a video purporting to record scenes of Ukrainian special forces operating in Sudan. Photo: Kyiv Post
A series of explosions began, with footage switching between infrared and regular cameras. Some people present in the building started retaliating while others tried to escape.
The second video was recorded during the day, also of an aircraft hovering at a height of 200-400 meters above the ground. No Ukrainian agents surfaced but several subjects, apparently the targets, fled through the streets of a populated city or small village.
Several explosions of varying sizes were seen in the area. At present there is no information about casualties.
The Ukrainian government has not officially confirmed the deployment of troops to conduct an operation targeting Wagner mercenaries in Sudan.
last month, cnn A series of drone strikes targeting Wagner-backed rebels near Sudan’s capital were also reported. cnn Confirmed that the attacks had several “features” of Ukrainian special forces.
door RBC-Ukraine At that time, he contacted Ukraine’s HUR spokesperson, Mr. Andrey Yusov, to clarify the situation in Sudan. Mr Yusov replied: “We cannot confirm or deny this.”
Andrey Yusov, spokesman for the General Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. Photo: Yahoo News