SBU detains ex-militant of “DNR” terrorist organization in the ATO area
SBU officials jointly with the National Police detained ex-militant of illegal armed groups of “DNR” terrorist organization in the ATO area.
The law-enforcers established that during militants occupation of Sloviiansk in 2014 a man with lethal force guarded one of illegal checkpoints of terrorists. The main function of checkpoint is counteraction to attack of the ATO forces.
According to detainee, many natives of Russia were among terrorists, in particular so-called “cassacks” and Chechnya nationals. After liberation of city by Ukrainian servicemen he for a long time was hided in one of Donetsk region towns, where he was detained by the special service operatives.
The criminal proceeding under p.2 Article 260 of the Criminal code of Ukraine is initiated.
The urgent investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head