‘Russian Ariforce shot down’ Wagner chief’s private jet killing Yevgeny Prigozhin two months after his mutiny
Private jet crashes north of Moscow which was ‘shot down’ killing Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin
The Russian Civil Aviation Authority have said ten people have been killed in a private jet crash north of Moscow and the Wagner chief, Yevgeny Prigozhin was named as being on the “passenger list” and it has been confirmed he was killed.
Tass news agency reported that the Embraer Legacy 600 aircraft was registered to Prigozhin and had three crew and seven passengers on board and the flight was enroute to St Petersburg from Moscow.
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The authorities who are investigating the crash said the private jet crashed 60 miles north of Moscow in the Tver region, which had the tail number of RA-02795.
Rosaviatsia said, “An investigation has been launched into the Embraer plane crash that occurred tonight in the Tver region.
Major Breaking News:
Private jet of Wagner boss Yevgeny Prigozhin has crashed in the Tver Region. Prigozhin was on the passenger list. Wagner channel “Greyzone” accuses that Russian air defense shot it down.
It was inevitable that the feud between Putin and Prigozhin will end… pic.twitter.com/NYGhnCrkBp
— (((Tendar))) (@Tendar) August 23, 2023
“According to the passenger list, among them is the name and surname of Yevgeny Prigozhin.”
According to the Wagner channel “Greyzone” the “Russian Ariforce shot down” Prigozhin’s private jet which comes two months to the day when he carried out his short lived mutiny against Vladimir Putin.
Ukrainian authorities have suggested a “surface-to-air missile” as the possible cause to the so called crash.
🚨🧵 Likely false claims being made that Prigozhin of Wagner PMC was killed in a plane crash near Moscow in Tver. This stinks of Prigozhin's own plot to disappear.
1. Plane manifest listed Prigozhin as passenger – this is "evidence."
2. Two explosions heard in air before crash. pic.twitter.com/5fu1OUxDgE
— Igor Sushko (@igorsushko) August 23, 2023
Many who have crossed Putin have ended up being thrown out of windows from apartment blocks, ended up having allegedly committing suicide or have been blown up, it was inevitable that the feud between the Russian leader and Yevgeny was going to end in blood.