The officers of the Security Service of Ukraine blocked the attempts of the Russian intelligence in Zaporizhia region aimed at the destabilization of the situation in Ukraine through criminal groups controlled Russian thieves. The press office of the Service reports.
The law enforcement officers established that several representatives of criminal circles of the Russian Federation coordinate the activity of organized groups in Melitopolsk, Berdiansk and Prymorsk districts, who are involved in commitment of serious and very serious offenses.
By the design of the Russian intelligence, the thieves had to exacerbate the criminal situation, including with the help of commission of high-profile offenses for the destabilization of the situation in the region.
‘During the conduct of sanctioned investigative actions, the law enforcement officers revealed RPG-22 rocket-propelled grenade, two AK-47 assault rifles, three F-1 grenades, three revolvers, Makarov gun, seven vests, the large number of ammo of different caliber and unregistered automatic and hunting weapons of an unidentified sample in the apartments of the fugitives,’ reads the message.
Moreover, mobile phones, computer equipment with the data confirming the link of the intruders with the Russian representatives, documents of the terrorist organization “DNR”. The seized items were referred for examination.
Earlier, the Russian intelligence attempted to realize a cyber-attack at a chlorine distillation station in the Dnipropetrovsk region.