Colonel of the army of the aggressor country of Russia Alexey Berdnikov arrived at the post of commander of the so-called 3rd separate motorized rifle brigade of terrorists of DNR, which is stationed in occupied Gorlovka. It is reported by the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine.
According to intelligence agencies, Berdnikov has replaced on this post the General-the major of armed forces of the Russian Federation Igor Timofeev.
From August 2014 to August 2016, the Colonel served as the commander of 60-th separate motorized rifle brigade in the Primorsky Krai.
Military intelligence found that during the command of the 60th brigade Berdnikov has earned a bad reputation among subordinates, due to regular incidents of humiliation and corruption.
Alexey Berdnikov (photos gur.mil.gov.ua)