Kharkiv region: SBU helps to sentence convicted Russian military intelligence agent
Court sentenced a Russian military intelligence agent arrested by SBU to 12 years of imprisonment.
SBU operatives terminated criminal activity of a resident of Kharkiv region, Lohunov Mekhti in August 2017. Russian military intelligence recruited him and during 2015-2017 in military and defence projects environment Lohunov was collecting diversified information, including “Confidential”. He transmitted obtained data to his supervisor via encrypted channels of communications.
On November, 18, 2019, Kharkiv Court of Appeal left the sentence of Ordzhonikidzevskyi district court in Kharkiv unchanged (Lohunov was found guilty in high treason and sentenced to 12 years of imprisonment).
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