Commander Zakhar Prilepin participated in a special operation at the head of a special forces unit.
Photo: Viktor GUSEYNOV
This news on the net will allow you to see the famous writer and co-chairman of the Just Russia – For Truth party, Zakhar Prilepin, from the other side.
“Zakhar Prilepin signed a contract with the National Guard and went to the front. He is already in the NVO zone, ”Zakhar Prilepin’s press secretary Elizaveta Kondakova, who runs his telegram channel, confirmed to KP.RU.
– Will you read poetry or prose at the forefront?
“She will fight,” Kondakova snapped.
– For whom?
– These questions are not within my competence, – answered the writer’s press secretary.
Has it been retrained?
– Yes, he has already passed coordination with the unit and moved to the front line. He has experience, since he served in the riot police.
Indeed, from the public biography of the writer Zakhar Prilepin, it can be learned that in 1994 he was called up for military service, which he preferred to serve in the Internal Troops of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia. After serving in the army, he entered the Nizhny Novgorod Law Institute of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, from where in 1996 he left with a unit for the Chechen Republic, where he took part in hostilities. He served in OMON until 1999, and after receiving a higher education, he resigned.
Again Prilepin will take up arms after 2015. By 2017, he will become deputy commander of a special forces battalion to work with DPR army personnel. Commander, with the rank of Major. And now he has taken over as commander of a special forces unit. In which direction of the line of contact with the Armed Forces of Ukraine the writer will appear is a military secret.
As it became known on KP.RU, during retraining on the basis of the Russian Guard, Major Zakhar Prilepin put together a special unit that will perform special tasks.
– It included the most trained special forces and volunteers from Donbass, whom Prilepin knows personally, – a source told KP.RU.