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The security service of Ukraine (SBU) reported on the exposure of the attempts of the Russian special services to influence the parliamentary elections in the country. This is with reference to the press center of the SBU reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.
According to the Ukrainian intelligence services, the intervention was carried out with the help of a resident of the Dnieper, which was the administrator of the community is prohibited in Ukraine, the Russian social networks. She was, according to the SBU, “for material benefit”, receiving assignments from “the representative of enemy intelligence services” in Rostov-on-don.
In SBU claim that in groups, the administration of which the woman was placed “articles, which justified armed aggression of Russia against Ukraine and the Kremlin’s policy in the international arena, the illegal annexation of the Crimean Peninsula, popularized by the terrorist organization D/LPR”. Before the elections they also placed fake information about political parties and candidates to the Verkhovna Rada.
“Furthermore, among the materials distributed in these groups contained public appeals to violent change of the constitutional system and seizing state power”, — emphasized in SBU. For appropriate criminal case.
Two days earlier, on 16 July it was reported that the SBU found no evidence that Russia tried to interfere in the parliamentary elections in Ukraine.
On the eve of presidential elections in the spring, the SBU reported that in social networks on the eve of elections intensified Russian security services who are trying to manipulate electoral attitudes.
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