SBU materials help to convict militant of DNR terrorist organization
SBU materials helped the Vasylivsk District Court of Zaporizzhya region to sentence a member of “DNR” terrorist organization to 9 years imprisonment in absentia.
SBU officers established that the resident of Zaporizzhya region joined the ranks of terrorists in 2014. Being the part of “Battalion Sparta” terrorist formation, a man engaged in armed resistance to the Ukrainian Armed Forces units and military formations involved in the Antiterrorist operation on the territory of Donetsk region. In addition, as a instructor of warfighting tactics, he taught the members of illegal armed formation the hand-to-hand combat skills and combat operations tactics.
The court found the criminal guilty in committing the crime stipulated by Part 1 Article 258-3 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The sentence came into force.
The sentence would start from the day of his arrest.
The offender was put on ‘wanted’ list.
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