Luhansk region: militant of the “LNR” terrorist organization has been convicted
Based on the SBU materials, militant of the “LNR” terrorist organization was convicted in absentia to eight years of imprisonment.
The employees of the SBU established that the resident of temporarily occupied Holubivka joined illegal armed groups in May 2017. As part of the so-called 14th motorized infantry battalion of the “People's Police of LNR”, a man took direct part in hostilities against Ukrainian servicemen. In particular he carried "combat duty" with deadly force at the bases of militants, and monitored the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The Kremin district court of Luhansk region found the serviceman guilty in committing a crime stipulated by Part 1 Article 258-3 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The verdict came into force.
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