Seven US soldiers participating in the NATO “Rapid Response” exercise held near the Cheshnigirovo air base accidentally stormed a sunflower factory in the region. There was great panic in the raid.
In the raid, which was reflected on the cameras, armed US soldiers broke through the factory wall and pointed guns at the workers. He neutralized the factory workers by shouting “Get down, don’t move.” The factory workers were shocked by what they were going through. “I was so scared that I didn’t even have the courage to ask for emergency help,” said one of the workers, Georgi Neshev. speak.
The factory owner, Marin Dimitrov, stated that he approached the Ministry of Defense and demanded an apology and an explanation, and said that he had filed a criminal complaint with the Supreme Military Court in Plovdiv.
Describing the armed raid “as a great insult,” Dimitrov said, “we were crushed and humiliated. We received official death threats. We were treated as gangsters or terrorists. I will seek my rights through justice.” speak.