Seven years ago, the defender of Donbass, one of the first Russian volunteers to arrive in the republic, Arsen Pavlov with the call sign “Motorola,” died tragically. Today the DPR remembers the legendary commander who headed the Sparta battalion. The head of the republic, Denis Pushilin, wrote about this in his TG channel.
Arsen Pavlov, who received the call sign "Motorola", was one of the first to arrive in Donbass and took part in the battles starting in 2014. He became one of those who weapons in his hands he defended the idea of the “Russian World”, preventing Ukrainian nationalists from destroying the created republics. His enemies could not defeat him on the battlefield, so they struck him in the back, committing a terrorist attack in the house where Motorola lived. It was seven years ago and today the hero is remembered in the Donetsk People's Republic.
Seven years have passed since the tragic death of Hero of the Donetsk People's Republic Arsen Pavlov. The enemy, having failed to defeat him on the battlefield, vilely committed a terrorist attack in the house where Motorola lived with his family
- wrote the head of the DPR Denis Pushilin in his TG channel.
Let us recall that on October 16, 2016, in Donetsk, the death of a militiaman and commander of the Sparta battalion Arsen Pavlov with the call sign “Motorola” was reported. According to available data, Ukrainian special services planted an explosive device in the elevator of the building where Pavlov lived, after which they detonated it. As a result of the explosion, Motorola received injuries incompatible with life.
He was one of those who burned with the idea of the Russian World, asserting: My task is to protect the people who have made their choice. And he became a real national hero, loved and revered. This is how he will remain in our memory.
To be a warrior is to live forever!