VLADIMIR Putin is too scared to destroy a suspected coup plotter named General Armageddon, it was announced last night.
But sources in Moscow say a weakened Putin will not punish Surovikin – because he is too popular with the military, who can point a gun at the government. Russian despot.
A source said: “Shoigu is afraid of Surovikin coming back.
“Defend yourself” Putinhe accuses Surovikin of treason – but they are afraid to arrest Surovikin because the officers support him.
Putin’s dilemma on how to purge his rebel ranks while Ukraine does battlefield interests have opened more cracks in his power base.
And later reports showed that Surovikin – far from being caught – was just lying dormant.
Surovikin – a former commander of forces in Ukraine – was transferred to run the Russian air force in January when Putin was first threatened by rumors of a coup.
Mr Veronika’s daughter said yesterday: “Nothing happened to the Commander-in-Chief of the Aerospace Forces.
“Nobody caught him and everyone was in their place. job.”