Agent recruited by Russian secret service sentenced to 14 years in prison
City court in Vinnytsia Region sentenced an agent of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation to 14 years in prison upon materials of SBU Department in Donetsk Region.
The citizen of Ukraine was recruited by the officer of the Main Intelligence Directorate Renat Biktahirov in spring 2015.
The betrayer collected information on deployment sites and traffic routes of the divisions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, including the divisions, which performed tasks in the ATO area.
The Russian secret services used the passed information for planning attacks against Ukrainian divisions and taking over communities in the so-called «grey zone» under cover of the DNR illegal armed groups.
SBU Press Center
For the Attention of the SBU Head