In the case of the preparation of sabotage in the Crimea detained two more people, so the total number of detainees increased to nine. About this “Interfax” said a source in law enforcement bodies.
“Today detained nine people, two of them arrested,” he said. The interlocutor of the Agency noted that in the near future the accused may be charged under articles of organization of the terrorist act and complicity in terrorist activities.
Earlier it was reported that in the case of detained seven people. In addition, ten people are held as witnesses. The source of the Agency noted that the status of some of them can be suspects.
Last week, on 10 August, the FSB announced the arrest in Crimea of the saboteurs preparing terrorist attacks on the Peninsula. According to intelligence agencies, in the night of 7 to 8 August, the special forces of the defense Ministry of Ukraine has made “two attempts of a breakthrough sabotage and terrorist groups”, which “were covered by massive attack from the neighboring States and armored vehicles of the armed forces of Ukraine”.
After that President of Russia Vladimir Putin said about the transition of Kyiv to practice “terror.” Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko has called the accusations “fantasies”.