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Soldiers' mothers to conduct own investigation after conscript's death in Belarusian army

Members of the Committee of Soldiers' Mothers promise to hold their own investigation at the military unit where private Alexander Korzhich died.

The position of the Ministry of Defense on this case remains unchanged - the inevitability of punishment, defense minister Andrei Ravkov said.

SEE: Belarus' defense minister appologizes for death of private Alexander Korzhich

Women, many of whom themselves experienced such a tragedy, decided to personally find out what is really happening in the territory of the "training unit" in Pechi near Borisov. Mothers evaluated the living conditions and communicated with the military.

Galina Chigrinova, Chairwoman of the Republican Committee of the Belarusian Social Organization of Soldiers' Mothers:
Today we came to see with our own eyes the place where this tragedy occurred. To talk with people who communicated with him in the last minutes, and with the boys with whom he served.

We want to see things ourselves so that we can form our opinion.

This is a kind of maternal investigation. We need to know how to objectively answer the questions asked by the mothers of the children who serve and the mothers of children who are growing up and preparing for service in the army.

Soldiers' mothers to conduct own investigation after conscript's death in Belarusian army