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Beness Aijo boasts his promotion in the ranks of separatists in Donbass

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUNational Bolshevik Beness Aijo has recently posted information about his service promotion in the ranks of the separatist army in Donbass.

According to him, he has been given the rank of Sergeant. Aijo is now assistant unit head for political matters.

According to information from novorossia-novosti.com, Beness Aijo travelled to Eastern Ukraine from Latvia, where he fought hard for rights of Russian-speakers until state law enforcement authorities took notice of him and launched criminal prosecution against him.

BNN had previously reported that National Bolshevik Beness Aijo, who is charged with public call for violent overthrowing of the legitimate government of the Republic of Latvia, has fled Latvia and has signed a contract with the army of the self-proclaimed Republic of Luhansk, which, according to Latvian authorities, is believed to be a terrorist organization.

In his interview to Vesti, Aijo said he was given citizenship in the People’s Republic of Donetsk while he remained in custody in Latvia. With that, he said he is «a citizen of Novorossiya». Following his release from custody, Aijo remained under police monitoring for some time. Once this monitoring became weaker, Aijo first travelled to Tallinn by means of hitch-hiking, then used a ferry to get to Finland, from which he travelled to Russia by bus. From there the National Bolshevik travelled to the south of Russia.

Beness had promised to prove his innocence in the charges raised against him. However, right now he claims he had to travel to help «the people of Novorossyia». This is why he has joined the ranks of Luhansk army. Currently he is engaged in «military political work» – writes articles for the local paper. In the future, he plans to sign up for «active service». Before then, however, he needs to undergo training. «No one will take me in as green as I am now,» – said Aijo.

Aijo explains that could no longer remain in Latvia because he remained under direct monitoring of Latvian Security Police, which made it difficult for him to find work. In Novorossyia, however, he is «at least needed».

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