SBU apprehends Russian military intelligence informer in Donetsk region
In Yasynuvate in Donetsk region, the SBU Counterintelligence officers apprehended an informer of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Russian General Staff.
The law enforcers fixed that the man was recruited in August this year through friends who are members of a so-called DNR illegal armed formation. During two months, he informed his handlers about the location of Ukrainian Armed Forces units near delimitation line in Yasynuvate district. The terrorists’ accomplice also corrected artillery bombardments of the terrorists at the ATO forces positions.
In the framework of the criminal case, launched under Part 1, Article 258-3 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the SBU investigators notified the informer of suspicion of committing a crime.
Urgent investigative actions are under way.
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