The Wagner Group recently claimed to have captured the city of Bakhmut in Ukraine.
of Russia and Ukraine War There is now a discussion among the Wagner Group. The group claimed that it ukraine is captured in the eastern city of Bakhmut. However, Ukraine has rejected this claim of Wagner Group. According to the report of CNN, the chief of this group Yevgeny Prigozhin Has claimed that after several months of struggle, he has been successful in conquering Bakhmut. At the same time, in the statement issued by the army of Ukraine, it has been said that the war is not over yet.
After capturing Bakhmut, Russian President Vladimir Putin praised Wagner Group and its chief Yevgeny Prigozhin. Thanked the fighters.
What is Wagner Group and who is Yevgeny Prigozhin,understand in 5 points
- Who is Yevgeny Prigozhin: Currently Yevgini Prigozhin is the head of the Wagner Group. Yevgini once used to run a restaurant. Putin liked the food of his restaurant so much that the closeness between the two increased. Being close to Putin, his business benefited a lot. Tenders started getting easily. This was the reason that people started calling him Putin’s chef.
- What is Wagner Group: Presently Wagner Group is called Private Army and Security Group. However, the Kremlin has been accused many times that it has been using the Wagner Group to fulfill its arbitrary and strategic objectives, but the Kremlin has always rejected these claims.Some time ago the White House had claimed that more than 30 thousand soldiers of the Wagner Group were injured. Apart from this, many times this group has been accused of violating human rights. The White House itself had said that its fighters are extremely cruel and have no mercy.
- Featured in 2014: For the first time the name of the Wagner Group came to the fore in 2014 when it helped Russia in annexing Crimea. The work of this group was to provide help to any one group of different countries. This was the reason that after Crimea, Sudan, Libya, Mali, Madagascar and Africa came into the limelight.
- The group had a connection with Hitler: According to media reports, Wagner Group was founded by Dmitry Utkin. Dimitri once worked for Russia’s intelligence agency. Dimitri has been considering Adolf Hitler as his ideal, that is the reason why this group has a connection with Hitler. Hitler was very fond of music composer Richard Wagner. This was the reason that the group was named after Wagner.
- 6 thousand dreaded fighters: It has been claimed in many media reports that there are more than 6000 thousand such fighters in this group who are considered extremely dreaded. They have the ability to turn any war in their favor. This has been the reason why flamboyant fighters having military experience have also been included in this. However, on several occasions, different things came to the fore regarding the number of fighters in this group.