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Ukraine uses its remaining resources in the Crimea to conduct intelligence activities against Russia. About it in conversation with RIA Novosti said the former head of the Center of public relations (TSOs) FSB, member of the Supreme Council of the movement “a Strong Russia” General Alexander Mikhailov, commenting on the arrest in the Crimea soldier of the black sea fleet of the Russian Federation on charges of treason.
He said that after the reunification of the Crimea with Russia had little time on the Peninsula there are people who have relatives in Ukraine, probably from the number of employees in the security services or law enforcement. “It’s a natural process, when yesterday a fraternal state has become to work against Russia. And, of course, they use their remaining in the Crimea resources to obtain intelligence information,” — said Mikhailov.
That is why, according to him, the FSB in the Crimea is in the mode of increased readiness. The General stressed that in such circumstances you should always be prepared for any eventuality.
About the arrest in the Crimea, Russian soldier previously reported on July 30. According to the FSB, the man was transferred to the Ukrainian intelligence information constituting a state secret. Concerning the suspect criminal case under article 275 of the criminal code (“treason”). The court chose to soldier the measure of restraint in form of arrest. He faces 12 to 20 years in prison.
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