The representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Vadym Skibitskiy described possible reasons for the assassination attempt on the head of LPR Igor Plotnitskyi. The intelligence indicated that at present the head of the LPR is in serious condition.
"According to our estimates, in the first place really is a struggle for the distribution of financial flows, the power in the LNR territory. And secondly, started the actual campaign for the local "elections" in "LPR". According to military intelligence, somewhere in the end of July, a group of candidates for the post of head of the "State" was in Moscow, where they conducted the interview and selection process. " - reported Skibitskiy about the possible reasons for the assassination attempt.