A court in Kiev found the Colonel of the Main intelligence Directorate of the General staff of the USSR Armed forces retired guilty of treason and sentenced him to 12 years imprisonment with confiscation of all property belonging to him. Reports a press about it-service SBU.
In the secret service claim that the inhabitant of the capital was “reactivated” by the Russian intelligence services after the aggression of Russia against Ukraine.
According to the SBU, he got the job through bribery involve “cooperation” Ukrainian military for information about military units of the APU in the area ATO.
Operatives of special services has documented that in Kiev, the Colonel came out with a proposal on “cooperation” to the commander of one of the units of the brigade APU. After the meeting, the Ukrainian army officer, immediately appealed to the security service with information about the contact, according to the Agency.
The attacker was detained in April 2016 at the checkpoint “Senkovka” in the Chernihiv region. According to special services, he went to the territory of the Bryansk region of the Russian Federation for a meeting with the representative of the Russian military intelligence.
During the inspection of belongings of the detainee police found hidden under the lining of the outerwear of secret documents.
“At the conclusion of military experts, the information obtained would be used by the enemy in applied fire strikes on the positions of the Ukrainian army and carrying out subversive activities”, – stated in the message of the SBU.
We will remind, yesterday, on November 28, the staff of SBU carried out searches at the Zaporizhzhya plant “Converter” in the case of a possible encroachment on the territorial integrity of Ukraine.