Presidential Administration spokesman on ATO issues Colonel Oleksandr Motuzianyk announced today at a briefing, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrinform.
"The military serving between Marinka and Krasnohorivka have recently seized the so-called Porechenkov's machine gun," he said.
"Ukrainian military repulsed an attack of Russian sabotage group and took Utios machine gun, which became known to the general public after a Russian propagandist TV-plot featuring actor Mikhail Porechenkov tried to shoot Ukrainian soldiers defending the Donetsk airport. Now the war trophy will serve the Ukrainian army," Motuzianyk added.
Earlier, Russian actor Mikhail Porechenkov visited the terrorists at the Donetsk airport and fired a machine gun in the direction of Ukrainian military positions in October 2014.
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