SBU detains LNR militant in Kharkiv Region
In Kharkiv Region the Security Service of Ukraine jointly with police apprehended a member of LNR illegal armed formations.
While working in Moscow, a resident of the said region, 43, was recruited to LNR terrorist organization. During January-April 2015, as an AT gunner he took part in combat actions on the side of pro-Russian terrorists against Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The SBU officers detained the militant in Kupianskyi District, where he was hiding from law enforcers.
During search of his temporary residence, he was seized of a ball F-1 grenade, Kalashnikov rounds, a USB-drive with photos of his military ID issued by so called “LNR Ministry of Defense”, as well as numerous photos and video proving his contacts with terrorists.
The investigation is ongoing.
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