July 8, 2014
Officers of Ukrainian Security Service detained a courier who was carrying almost 5 million rubles to terrorists in Donetsk
According to press-centre of SSU on July 4 at checkpoint on the route Zaporizhya-Donetsk on Donetsk direction SSU officers stopper a car driven by a resident of the town of Makiivka.
During the inspection law enforcement officers found 2 suitcases with Russian rubles at the backseat. It was ascertained that the 33-year-old courier was carrying almost 5 million rubles from Crimea to Donetsk for payment of monetary reward to the mercenaries for armed attacks at Ukrainian soldiers and killing of civilians.
The detected money were in bank packages which said ‘Banknotes of Russian Bank’.
By this fact SBU investigators registered criminal proceedings on the grounds of crime provided by article 258-5 (financing of terrorism) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.