In Mykolaiv, the Security Service of Ukraine detained a Russian agent who was preparing for "evacuation" after adjusting air strikes on the city. The traitor also reconnoitered the positions and routes of movement of the Defence Forces in the region.

This was reported by the press service of the SBU.

The FSB agent tried to identify possible locations of anti-aircraft missile systems of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the region. To accomplish this task, the enemy agent received 10 thousand hryvnias from his handlers. UAH "advance" to a bank card. The next amounts were to be received by him as he provided new coordinates of the base and movement of Ukrainian troops.

The enemy needed the intelligence to prepare new and adjust repeated strikes on the region using missile weapons and Shahed kamikaze drones.

Correspondence of the traitor with FSB agents

Correspondence of the traitor with FSB agents

The occupiers then promised to "evacuate" their accomplice to the left-bank part of the Kherson region, where his parents lived. The SSU detained him on an attempt to pass intelligence to the invaders.

According to the investigation, the detainee is a local resident who was remotely recruited by Russian military intelligence through his relatives. They live in the temporarily occupied part of Kherson oblast and have been cooperating with the russian special service for a long time.

During the search, a mobile phone was seized, which he used to communicate with the aggressor.

The SSU investigators have notified the detainee of suspicion under Part 2 Art. 111 (high treason committed under martial law) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. He is in custody. The offender faces life imprisonment.

Recall that footage of the Security Service of Ukraine from the place of liquidation of Ilya Kyva appeared on the Web (video).