January 5, 2023, 03:02 – Public News Service – OSN

According to the AFP agency, the ex-general director of the General Directorate of External Security (DGSE) France Bernard Bajolais is accused of complicity in an extortion attempt.

The following information is given: “Former DGSE CEO Bernard Bajolais was charged in October (2022 – ed.) with complicity in an attempt to extort a businessman who accuses the intelligence service of using coercion to demand money from him in 2016″.

Earlier, the head of the French Defense Ministry Sebastien Lecornu held a dialogue with the head of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov and head of state Volodymyr Zelensky as part of his visit to the capital of the state.

They raised the topic of further military assistance and the repair of previously transferred weapons.

Lecornu noted that, on the orders of the French leader Emmanuel Macron and Zelensky, he had a discussion with Reznikov about the state of affairs on the line of contact and the needs experienced by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. More about it read in material Public news service.