According to the statement, there is irrefutable evidence of their involvement in the terrorist activities of the self-proclaimed DPR and LPR.
"These people were informed about the suspected crimes to the detriment of national security and territorial integrity of Ukraine. Currently they are detained, investigations are under way," the press center noted.
In addition it is reported that with active support of the local population in the liberated territories an active counterintelligence search of subversive groups and individuals who on their own initiative participated in the organization and illegal activities of the self proclaimed republics, committed provocations, headed, funded, coordinated the activities of militant groups.
Also the search for those who carried out the guidance of artillery and rocket launchers on civilian towns and positions of Ukrainian troops is under way.
In particular, destruction by two subversive groups of about 10 vital and transport infrastructure objects, including those in the Kharkiv region was prevented. The SBU confiscated a substantial number of small arms and neutralized a large quantity of ammunition and explosives including two portable air defense systems Strela, anti-tank guided missiles Fagot, large caliber artillery shells, grenade launchers, mines, improvised explosive devices.
The agency also shut down a channel of financing the terrorist group, whose members are training outside Ukraine and plan to take part in an armed confrontation with security forces in the near future.