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Kyiv: SBU exposes coordinator of anti-Ukrainian Internet network

SBU officers exposed a coordinator of the network of anti-Ukrainian Internet resources created on the order of the so-called “DNR Ministry of Information and Communications” in Kyiv.

The law enforcers established that for the material reward the Kyiv resident since 2015 systematically posted on the social network pages the calls to take over of state power, support the military aggression against Ukraine. He “involved” several more people in spreading the anti-Ukrainian content received from the DNR propaganda experts.

During the search of the network coordinator’s residence, the SBU officers seized the correspondence with the “superviser” containing the specific tasks and information on transferring of funds for the performed work. The law enforcers also established the accounts used to administer the anti-Ukrainian Internet resources and publish materials with appeals for taking over the state power in Ukraine.

During the investigative actions, the offender pleaded guilty and confirmed that he consciously fulfilled the tasks of the representative of the so-called “DNR”, receiving monetary reward in return.

The issues of serving the notice of suspicion to the coordinator in committing the crime stipulated by Article 109 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (actions aimed at violent change or overthrow of the constitutional order or take over of government) and choosing the measure of restraint are being decided. Urgent investigative actions on establishing other offenders involved in functioning of the anti-Ukrainian Internet network are under way.


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Zhydkov Dmytro Mykhailovych
Shevchenko Daniil Borysovych
Yatsenko Viktor Viacheslavovych

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