SBU detains a Russian saboteur in Donetsk

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March 11, 2014, 5:51 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Kyiv Post

Pro-Russian demonstrators rally at the Vladimir Lenin monument in central Donetsk on March 11.
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Ukraine's Security Service detained a Russian saboteur in Donetsk Oblast on March 10, said SBU Chief Valentyn Nalyvaichenko. The suspect is accused of preparing explosions and orchestrating other acts of diversion, said Nalyvaichenko in a statement on March 11. His activity is suspected of serving as a pretext for a wider Russian military invasion of Ukraine beyond Crimea.


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