19 January 2018, Friday, 10:05

Another conscript dies in army


A conscript died in a military unit in Minsk region.

The Minsk regional department of the Investigation Committee carries out an inquiry into the death of a soldier, BelTA news agency learnt from the Belarusian Investigation Committee.

The Committee says the soldier served in a military unit in Minsk region. “The state forensic committee is carrying out a forensic examination to determine the cause of death,” the Committee informs.

The soldier's medical files, also those in the military enlistment centre, have been seized. The soldier's friends and commanders were questioned. Other details have not been given yet.

The Ministry of Defence doesn't reveal details, but it is not the first scandalous incident in the army in recent months.