Mukachivets defended Ukraine as part of the Chechen battalion named after Sheikh Mansur. Artur Pashkulyak died on April 2, 2023.
From the beginning of the large-scale invasion, Artur Pashkulyak fought in the east of the country. He was a serviceman of the Main Directorate of Intelligence, seconded to the Chechen peacekeeping battalion named after Sheikh Mansur under the call sign “Makhno”. This is a non-governmental voluntary armed formation that participates in the war on the side of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
During the last months, Artur Pashkulyak fought in the hottest areas of the front, came under fire in the Zaporizhzhia region, and died in Bakhmut.
At one time, Artur Pashkulyak was a representative of the narrow criminal circle of former People’s Deputy from the Party of Regions Mykhailo Lan (Blyuk). He was the person who, after the clash between the “Right Sector” fighters and the police on July 7, 2015 (to resolve which the police involved bandits M. Lanya), gave the “right sector” members an invitation from Bluk to a “shoot” at the “Antares” sports club at 12:00 p.m. July 11.
Artur Pashkulyak is also known for the armed attempt on his life in Mukachevo.