On July 21 the mother of the detained in Donbas Russian soldier Ageev came to Ukraine. Ukraine agreed to let her in and visit her son, as journalist Pavel Kanygin from Novaya Gazeta, who accompanies the woman, reports.
Ukraine agreed to accept Ageev’s mother without an international passport as an exception, just with her Russian internal passport. The journalist said he can’t disclose who in Ukraine helped the mother come to Ukraine withot the necessary documents.
According to Kanygin, Ageev is currently at Starobelsk remand centre, and on July 22 it will be disclosed when he is to meet his mother.
As it was reported earlier, the Ukrainian military neutralized sabotage and reconnaissance group of enemy and detained the militants' group on June 24. One of them is Viktor Ageev, who served in the volunteer military service. The South military district of Russia claimed that Ageev had no concern with military service since 2016. His mother reported that he sent her the picture of the conferment of the lance corporal rank in May 2017. Later, he confirmed that he is the military of the Russian Armed Forces. He is detained at the Starobelsk detention center.