Today’s front page story is that Russian General Sergei Surovikin has been arrested. Yes, you heard it right, The Moscow Times confirmed the arrest of Surovikin on Wednesday. The Moscow Times claimed that the Russian service reported the arrest of General Sergei Surovikin citing two close sources to the Defense Ministry. The sources close to Defense Ministry spoke on the condition of anonymity. Since the news of Surovikin’s arrest broke out it has been trending all over the internet, television channels, and social media. Meanwhile, lots of speculations and theories also have started being made by the people about Surovikin’s arrest. Kindly read this article till the end to explore the detail and know more about it. Swipe down the page.
Russian General Sergei Surovikin Arrested
However, the Defense Ministry of Russia has not spoken up openly about the alleged arrest of Surovikin. But it is also true that Surovikin has not been seen or come into the eyes of the public since Saturday the same day the Wagner Group chief named Yevgeny Prigozhin started the armed rebellion against the leadership of Russia’s military. The anonymous source said, “The situation with him was not ‘OK.’ For the authorities. I can’t say anything more,” While the second source added that the arrest of the Russian General Sergei Surovikin was made in the context of Progozhin. Continue reading this article and know more details.
The source says, “Apparently, Surovikin chose Prigozhin’s side during the uprising, and they’ve gotten him by the balls,” The Moscow Times also questioned the source about the current whereabouts of the Russian General. In reply to The Moscow Times, the source said we are not even commenting on this information through our internal channels. As the source did not provide information about the whereabouts of the general and if he was arrested/detained as a suspect or a witness. Kindly take a look below and read more details.
On Thursday, Dmitry Peskov who is the spokesperson for Kremlin, was also asked about the whereabouts of Surovikin but he also refused to comment on it. But he advised the reporters to refer their questions to the Defense Ministry. The story of Russian General Surovikin’s arrest surfaced after the Wagner Mutiny. On Thursday another renowned news and media organization cited three anonymous people familiar with the matter and claimed that the general was arrested in an alleged pro-war elite crackdown. Stay tuned to this website for more details and further updates.