In the Armed forces of Ukraine declare that the organizers of the raids against allegedly evading conscription into the army “manipulate obligations APU.” The authority to check documents on the street has only Natspolitsiya. Comments about this Ukrainian Pravda reported the press officer of Department of public relations APU Jozef Veskovic.
“By doing so, they (the organizers of the RAID) manipulating the responsibility of the Armed forces of Ukraine and in particular the military Commissariat alleged they carried out some raids. No military no checks or raids not carried out: they do not have such authority – to check documents on the street. It is the powers of the national police,” said Viskovic.
According to him, the responsibility for the conscription of citizens for military service are local authorities. For this, said Vaskovich, they form an appeals Board, headed by one of Deputy heads of administration. The Commission is composed of military Commissar, the representative of national police, medical staff and employees of bodies of social protection of population and other officials.
In case of detection of draft evaders draft Board must give the documents to the police, which is obliged to take action, said the representative of the APU.
Veskovic did not rule out that the holding of such raids is an initiative of local government.
Tonight in Lviv military and police conducted a RAID on the identification of evading military conscription. They got popular with young lane Curve lip and made a check of documents.
In the Western regional media center defense Ministry confirmed the information about the RAID and called it “stimulus” for military service. At the same time acknowledged that “the legislation is, unfortunately, not very settled”. In the state of national police in the Lviv region declined to comment on the possible participation of its employees in the event. Also declined to comment to the military Commissariat of Lviv region, who local media, called the organizer of the RAID.
Previously, similar to the action of the security forces engaged in the Kiev club Jugendhub.