Russia’s defence ministry has unveiled a video clip showing an injured British male captured in Ukraine staying questioned by unidentified Russian forces.
The male, who mentioned his title was Andrew Hill and spoke with a British accent, was shown with a bandaged remaining arm, some type of makeshift bandage all-around his head and blood on his right arm.
“I will not have a rank… I just know the international legion claimed I could aid,” the gentleman explained less than questioning about his rank.
The Russian defence ministry reported he had surrendered to Russian troops in the Mykolaiv location of southwestern Ukraine.
He was carrying a weapon, he reported.
The United Kingdom overseas ministry did not promptly reply to a request for remark.
The captured man instructed his Russian questioners that he was from Plymouth in southern England and experienced four youngsters and a associate.
He claimed he experienced travelled of his very own accord to aid Ukraine.
Russian soldiers took his passport, he mentioned.
When the gentleman asked if he was harmless, 1 of the Russians answered: “Of course you are secure totally.”
The Russians stated he would get healthcare care for his accidents – which appeared to include a bullet wound of some type.
Russia calls the invasion it introduced on February 24 a “exclusive procedure” to disarm Ukraine and secure it from fascists.
Ukraine and its allies say the fascist allegation is baseless and that the war is an unprovoked act of aggression.