The Russian defense Ministry denied the information on the transfer of the Konstantinovskaya battery, and Konstantinovsky Ravelin in Sevastopol in the “personal property” of the leadership of the Russian defense Ministry. This was stated by the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov, reports TASS.
He recalled that earlier on the transfer of historical monuments was reported by the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine. “As this nonsense was picked up by the Ukrainian media, we are not interested in. But why is it pecked specializing in professional coverage of the Economics and law of the Russian edition is really the issue,” — said Konashenkov.
He added that the Konstantinovsky battery belongs only to the Sevastopol as the subject of the Russian Federation, and in 2014, the monument and the adjacent territory were leased to the Russian geographical society for rehabilitation and reconstruction. “And no more”, — concluded the representative of the Ministry of defense.
Previously the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine reported that the historic zone in Sevastopol have been transferred to the family of the Minister of defence of Russia Sergey Shoigu. The Ukrainian Ministry said that “with the direct consent” of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
According to our intelligence, the object was first alienated, and then transferred to the Russian geographical society, headed by Shoigu. Then, as reported by the Ukrainian side, there was a reassignment of property rights from the RHS “the relatives of the wife of the Minister of defence”. Documents confirming these operations, the Ministry of defense of Ukraine did not lead.
Konstantinovsky Ravelin, a fortified battery that covered the entrance to Sevastopol Bay the enemy ships.