“Sasha Shemyakin passed away today... In the recent past, he was a senior officer of the Special Operations Forces,” he wrote on Telegram.

According to Rogozin, the doctors "did everything they could."

Earlier it became known that Rogozin returned to the special operation zone after being wounded.

On January 23, Rogozin gave details about the shelling of a hotel in Donetsk, during which he was wounded.

According to him, at that moment there were seven arrivals of a high-precision 155-mm projectile.