In the city of Mariupol the Ukraine's Security Service detained a citizen of Uzbekistan who sided with the “DPR” terrorist group. A 20-year-old foreigner enlisted in December 2014 with the aim to earn extra money.

The militant was nicknamed "Shooter", he participated in the fighting outside the town of Gorlovka and in Shirokino area. Bypassing roadblocks, in August this year a mercenary arrived in Mariupol in order to get Ukrainian citizenship and was detained by the security services.

Criminal proceedings have been launched under Part. 1, Section. 258-3 (participation in a terrorist organization) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The attacker has been taken into custody. The pressing operational and investigative activities are underway, reported the press center of the Ukraine’s Security Council.

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