The Stability Service of Ukraine apprehended a Russian asset who was altering enemy missile strikes on Kharkiv.
The SBU push place of work noted the information on Facebook, in accordance to Ukrinform.
“The culprit would obtain details about the spots of bases and routes of movement of the Ukrainian Military units via the metropolis. He forwarded the information and facts attained to Russian invaders, sending them digital coordinates and marks on the map through Telegram,” the statement reads.
Intelligence was necessary by the invaders to prepare and have out qualified missile strikes on the regional middle.
SBU staff members detained a Russian agent in the vicinity of a metropolis crucial infrastructure facility in the course of yet another endeavor to accumulate closed details for the aggressor.
In accordance to the inquiry, the enemy’s accomplice turned out to be an unemployed nearby resident whom a Russian intelligence operative recruited in November 2022.
Through the investigation, a smartphone with proof of correspondence with the aggressor was observed in the perpetrator’s possession.
The SBU has so far pressed criminal charges underneath Section 3 of Art. 114-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (unauthorized dissemination of facts about the armed forces). The court docket dominated to remand the suspect in custody.
The man faces up to 12 years in prison.
As documented by Ukrinform, on January 29, Russian troops introduced a missile attack on Kharkiv, killing an aged girl and injuring three other civilians.