The USA is involved in the murder of the Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), Alexander Zakharchenko, stated the Deputy Commander of Operational Command of the DPR, Eduard Basurin on the TV Channel Russia 1. According to Basurin, the murder happened "with the involvement of the supervisor from the United States of America.”
On Friday, August 31, an explosion in a restaurant in Donetsk, killed Zakharchenko and at least three other people. Soon after, separatists announced the arrest of the organizers of the explosion. According to them, they were “Ukrainian saboteurs."
The adviser to the Head of the DPR, Alexander Kazakov stated that those who killed Givi and Motorolla are behind the murder of Zakharchenko.