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SBU apprehends a diversionist while planting explosives on infrastructure facility in Donetsk region

The SBU officers in cooperation with the National Police Office apprehended a diversionist of the terrorist organization “DNR” while planting explosives on infrastructure facility in Pokrovsk district of Donetsk region.

The law enforcers established that the representatives of the “MGB LNR”, by order of curators of the General Staff Chief Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of the RF, recruited a resident of Kramatorsk to carry out a terrorist attack. The man got special instructions and took a special training course on explosives-handling.

The diversionist was tasked to blow up a substation, which ensures the continuing operation of railway in the ATO area. The SBU operatives documented that the offender had preliminary inspected territory where the facility located. He was detained while planting the self-made explosive device equivalent to 4.5 kg of TNT.

The urgent investigations are under way.


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Zhydkov Dmytro Mykhailovych
Shevchenko Daniil Borysovych
Yatsenko Viktor Viacheslavovych

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