In Kharkiv, the SBU blocks the supply of vehicles for LNR militants (video)
SBU officers together with the Military Prosecutor's Office of the Kharkiv Garrison of the ATO forces blocked the supply of vehicles for illegal armed formations of “LNR” terrorist organization.
The special service operatives found that the attackers have established the transit of vehicles registered in the European Union to the temporarily occupied regions of Luhansk region. The vehicles from the territory of the Kharkiv region were transported to Russia, where they were taken by representatives of the so-called “LNR People's Militia”.
The officers detained two group members in the service zone of “Hoptivka” international checkpoint during an attempt to export yet other SUV to Russia for subsequent transfer to terrorists.
The criminal case is being conducted under Part 1 Article 258-3 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
At present, the issue of additional qualification of actions of the group members under other articles of the Criminal Code, the serving of suspicion notice and the selection of preventive measures is being solved.
The urgent investigative and operative actions are under way.
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