Shoygu announces chemical provocation in Donbas, U.S.PMCs named guilty 12/21/2021 17:15:15. Total views 677. Views today — 0.

Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu has stated about the alleged "private military companies of the USA", which are preparing a provocation with chemical components in the territory of the Donetsk oblast controlled by Ukraine. He told this at an expanded meeting of the collegium of the Ministry of Defence with participation of the President of the Russian Federation, - Russian media report.

"Tanks with unidentified chemical components have been delivered to the cities of Avdiivka and Krasnyi Lyman to carry out provocations", - Shoygu said.

Also, according to his information, allegedly, "there are about 120 employees of American PMCs preparing Ukrainian special forces" in the Donetsk oblast.