Vzglyad daily said in a report that there is reason to believe that the organization is supervised by the British intelligence service and the Soros Fund.
“The Government of the United Kingdom had allocated around 32 million pounds for the needs of the White Helmets in 2013 while another 12.5 million pounds has been paid to the organization only in the year 2016,” a source close to the organization told Tass news agency.
According to the source, the whole budget of the organization is about 50 million dollars a year.
The White Helmets should have also received an additional US $13 million from the United States and the United Kingdom, including the companies associated with George Soros, he added, saying that the organization has also received $23 from the US International Development agency.
The source also said that one of the leaders of the White Helmets, Mosab Obeidat, has already been identified to have contributed a major role in the financing of the terrorist groups.
According to some reports, Obeidat has played the role of a mediator in providing the Syrian militants with around 2.2 million dollars to pay for weapons and ammunition supplies.
Speaking about the founder of White Helmets James Le Mesurier, the source pointed out that, in all probability, “he is a graduate of the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, which to this day is at the service of Her Majesty (the British Queen), to be exact – in the British military intelligence.”
Anton Mardasov, an expert at the Institute of Innovative Development, said that the problem is that the White Helmets are spreading false news, along with reliable.