At a briefing in crisis media center, the representative of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine Colonel Andrei Lysenko reported that the Security Service of Ukraine carried out a successful operation to destroy the intelligence network of militants in Donbas:
“Police officers detained five informants invaders. They collected information on the composition, armament and routes of movement of the Ukrainian troops in Kurakhovo Krasnogorovka and Marinka.”
Reportedly, the attackers transferred the data on the movements of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the phone and via the Internet. Next, the militants used this information to specify the targets for shelling positions of the Ukrainian Armed forces and sabotage.
“Searching the premises used by accomplices of militants, the law enforcement officers seized telephone terminals, cards and computers that have been used in criminal activities ,” the authorized representative of Ukraine said.