Separatists acted on a tip to capture SBU officers, Ukraine's security service says (VIDEO)

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April 28, 2014, 3:41 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Oksana Grytsenko

Russian media released shocking photos and videos of three men in their underwear, bruised and blindfolded, and covered in blood. They are three Security Service of Ukraine officers captured in the city of Horlivka in Donetsk Oblast on April 26.

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Ukraine's State Security Service (SBU) has reason to believe that the pro-Russian separatists who captured three of its high-ranking Alpha Group counterterrorism officers, acted on a tip from infiltrators inside the spy agency, says Maryna Ostapenko, the SBU's spokeswoman. 

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