Luhansk region: Militant is sentenced to eight years of imprisonment under the SBU materials
Novoyadarskyi District Court of Luhansk region under the SBU materials condemned militant of “LNR” terrorist organization.
Operatives of Ukrainian special service established that in early 2016, a resident of Stakhanov joined the ranks of illegal armed groups of separatists. Having received special training, he served in various positions in the so-called "2nd Army Corps" of the occupation forces, where he participated in hostilities against the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
In this March Ukrainian servicemen detained a militant on the contact line and transferred to the Security Service officials.
The detainee gave detailed evidence regarding his involvement in illegal armed groups, as well as in respect of the presence of Russia’s AF regular soldiers in the occupied territory of Donbas.
The court found militant guilty of committing criminal offenses, stipulated by Part 1 of Art. 258-3, part 1 of Art. 263 and Part 2 of Art. 110 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine and sentenced him to eight years imprisonment.
The verdict came into force.
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