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The Chairman of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Vasyl Hrytsak announced the suppression of the activities of subversive groups from Russia, which allegedly involved in several attacks in Kiev. The corresponding statement he made at a press briefing on 17 April, reports “Ukrainian truth”.
The Agency managed to arrest seven people involved in the explosion of a car in Kiev on 4 April. According to investigators, one of them is a team leader who directly put explosives under the car of the Ukrainian scout. Male arrested and is in hospital in serious condition. While earlier, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine reported that the attacker died from his injuries without regaining consciousness.
SBU calls the man’s name is Alex Komarichev. In 2016 he is supposedly working for the Russian military intelligence, where “under pressure from the FSB” went to work after dismissal “under compromising circumstances” of the Russian Federal drug control service (now disbanded — approx. “Of the tape.ru”). The second detainee — a native of Ingushetia Timur Dzortov, which, according to the SBU, was the head Komaricheva and were responsible for his safe departure from the scene.
According to Hrytsak, Komarichev and Dzortov — citizens of Russia, but “as a cover for terrorist activities in Ukraine they were carrying passports of Kyrgyzstan in the names of Lomax and Kirik”. SBU claims that before to organize a terrorist attack in Kiev, they both went through several stages of training in Moscow, Dagestan and Donetsk.
The head of the SBU asserts that this subversive group linked with the murder of the Ukrainian General Maxim Shapoval in 2017: under his car was laid explosives. Hrytsak said that the organization of act of terrorism were engaged in detainee Oleg Shutov — a resident of Donetsk and a member of the “center of operations “MGB DNR” in the custody of officers of the Russian FSB and military intelligence of the Russian special services.”
4 April 2019 in the center of Kiev on the Mall Parking lot exploded a car that belonged to the officer of the Ukrainian intelligence. The explosion injured the attacker. After his arrest it was reported that he is a citizen of one of the countries of Central Asia.
The car in which there was a General of the main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine Maksym Shapoval, exploded on 27 June 2017 in Solomenskiy district of Kiev. The incident was classified as a terrorist attack.
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