Information about the probable use of the enemy’s laser weapons brought to APU and representatives of international and human rights organizations.
The state border service in the area of operations of the combined forces of the newly recorded signs of use by the Russian mercenaries is prohibited laser weapons for special purposes. “A few days ago, one of the guards while on duty at the checkpoint “Marinka” was observed using optical instruments for area of responsibility and was blinded by the ray,” – stated in the message of the gpsu in Facebook.
According to the border guards, the beam used from the temporarily occupied territory of Donbass. As a result, the soldier suffered a defeat of the organ of vision, particularly retinal burn. “The established medical diagnosis and the nature of the lesion allow us to conclude about the possible use of enemy emitters high power light – the so-called blinding lasers”, – told in SBS.
Now the soldier is hospitalized in the main military medical clinical centre of the state border service for treatment.
Earlier, the State border service stated the need of adopting special means for protection against laser weapons, which used the militants and Russian invaders.