Western intel sources: Putin is purging military and intelligence services

President Vladimir Putin was reported on Saturday to have sacked and replaced at least eight generals “due to their failure in Ukraine,” and detained officers of the FSB 5th Service officers which was responsible for political information gathering in Ukraine. They include the 5th service’s director Col. Gen. Sergei Beseda and his deputy Anatoly Bolyukh.



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