SBU detains agent of Russian special services in Kyiv
SBU detained in Kyiv the RF special services agent, trying to receive secret documents of military sphere and to recruit official of the Ministry of Defense.
Native and resident of Donetsk, once and again being in Kyiv, by the task of Russian special services intended to receive data on personnel, maintenance, detachment, ammunition and movement of the AF of Ukraine and the National Guard military units along the contact line.
He also was interested in delivery by NATO member-states to Ukraine of military ammunition and technique, conducting of “Sea Breeze-2017” Ukrainian and American training, identification data of officers – instructors of the AF of the USA, carrying out training of Ukrainian servicemen.
With this aim the spy established confidential relationships with ex-officer of the AF of Ukraine. He wanted to receive for the money reward secret materials, circulating in the AF of Ukraine General Staff and identification data of the MD officials, having access to restricted information.
The detainee is notified of suspicion under Article 111 (high treason) of the Criminal code of Ukraine and materials are referred to the court for choosing of custody as a preventive measure.
The investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head