05 Sep, 16:15
Former private parties sued for $ 4 million from the Ministry of Defense for bombing from tanks
A court in St. Petersburg sided with the victims and ordered the Ministry of Defense to pay them compensation for non-pecuniary damage. During the financial years of 2017, three private individuals were injured, two of whom remained disabled
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The Russian Ministry of Defense will have to pay 4 million rubles to three former private individuals, who were fired from tanks during the financial years of 2017. compensation. This decision was taken on 5 September by the court of the Luga city in the Leningrad region, the lawyer for the injured party, Dmitry Gerasimov, told RBC.
One of the victims, Dmitry Pakhmutov, will receive 2.5 million and Vadim Gabdullin and Arsen Osmanov – 1 million 500 thousand rubles. respectively.
According to the lawyer, the representative of the defendant did not appear in the judicial session. In the court of the city of Luzhsk, RBC stated that the lawsuit against the ministry was partially met, but it was difficult to name the amount of requests. RBC has sent a request to the Department of Information and Mass Communications of the Russian Ministry of Defense.
The victims filed a lawsuit against the Ministry of Defense in June of this year. They requested 6 million rubles from the defense department. compensation.