In August in Kharkov intelligence services exposed the residency of the intelligence of the aggressor state of the Russian Federation, detained 18 of its employees. On this episode of the hybrid war of Russia against Ukraine in the broadcast channel Direct said the head of the security Service of Ukraine Vasyl Hrytsak.
“On August 17 in Kharkov detained a large residency of the Russian intelligence service, which consisted of 18 people. Seven of them have already declared suspicion, conducted 16 searches,” he said.
According to the head of SBU detained carried out sabotage and intelligence activities on the territory of Ukraine, and the curator of the residency “was sitting in Belgorod” and from there directed the activities of the group. Had this residency the attitude of the foreign intelligence Service of the Russian Federation or to another Agency, he said.
Also Hrytsak said that the security service monitors the activity of another similar “subversive” groups.
During the same interview, the head of the SBU appealed to the Russian colleagues from the Federal security service Alexander Bortnikov to “stop”.
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Video: Youtube / Channel Direct