John Sparks  material announced to be a sensational expose of the Russian military, who allegedly conducting ground operation in the suburbs of Aleppo. This was told by a mercenary named Dmitry. Of course, according to the laws of the genre foreign journalist hid his face. But the secret is out. Hero of 8 minutes story turned to be an actor. He was paid for the interview, and the text of the speech had been written in advance.

 

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They were counting on sensation and media frenzy.

 

The man who played the role of the very top-secret fighter turned out to be Moscow resident Alexander Agapov. He is a professional actor, plays in the theater-studio of Oleg Budankov. He was hired by the British for a fee of 100 thousand rubles. 

 

“One can see that the journalists wanted to collect some dirt on Russia. But John made a mistake a little bit. He thought that would be simple. He must have forgotten to which country he came. He thought he could simply find a Russian guy, negotiate, motivate with money. But John made a mistake”, said Alexander Agapov.

 

Having played a solo performance, Alexander Agapov decided to expose the reporter. That’s because Alexander knew that the British were being cheated. As a confirmation of his words the actor presented strong evidence: he recorded interview on tape.