The Security Service of Ukraine has prevented over 300 terrorist attacks over 5 years. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stated this during his speech at the 27th anniversary of the foundation of the Security Service of Ukraine.
“The Security Service of Ukraine can be proud because of its service during five years of war, and the Ukrainian people should know about that. 341 criminal proceedings have been launched against persons for espionage, and state treason. 8,000 ammunition articles, over 960,000 explosive devices, ammunition, 10 tons of explosives have been seized. The cyber-attacks of the state electronic sources and systems of the critic infrastructure by the special services of the Russian Federation have been prevented as well”, - Poroshenko said.
Besides, according to the President, in 2018 alone, the Security Service of Ukraine stopped the activity of several intelligence networks created by the Russian military intelligence. Also, SBU employees stopped more than 150 members of terrorist organizations of Donetsk People’s Republic and Luhansk People’s Republic, and more than a third of them were detained.