The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) have uncovered an agent who cooperated with Russian special forces. The SBU head Vasyl Hrytsak announced this, as Radio Liberty reports.
“We have revealed the ‘mole’ in our rows. We have detained the ‘mole’ and documented everything. The arrest was chosen for him as a restrictive measure. Unfortunately, we still have many cases, in which we are investigating possible involvement with Russian special forces of SBU and other Ukrainian citizens, who work in other military and paramilitary organizations,” he said.
According to Hrytsak, on August 18, the suspect was chosen a restrictive measure in form of arrest.
As it was reported earlier, the soldiers of one of the brigades of the Joint Force operation detained the citizen of Yasynuvata city (not controlled by Ukraine) who is a member of the human intelligence network of the Ministry of State Security of Donetsk People's Republic (DPR). The detention took place on June 3, according to the message.
The representatives of the military counterintelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) as a part of the Joint Forceі operation established that 23-year-old man conducted reconnaissance of the military objects of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near Mariinka at the request of the militants' tutors. He got $242 for every fulfilled task.