The Security Service of Ukraine officers
together with the National Police
apprehended a militant of the so-called
Main Intelligence Directorate of the DNR in
Kharkiv Region.Resident of Kharkiv Region from march 2015 to February 2016 was a member of
the terrorist illegal armed group.
Under supervision of Russian instructors
he completed marksmanship, bomb and survey training.
After that he was engaged
in combat operations against antiterrorist troops.
That militant had previously
been convicted by Kramatorsk city
court to 5 years of imprisonment
for detinue and rowdyism, but
absconded to territory which is temporarily beyond the Ukrainian control.
The law-enforcement authorities apprehended a criminal in his community
at Barvinkove District of Kharkiv
Region where he came down
The investigators of the Security Service
of Ukraine initiated criminal proceeding under Article 260 of the Criminal Code
Pre-trial investigation is in progress.
SBU Press Center