Russian Security Forces Detained Serviceman Charged With Espionage For Ukraine


Russian Security Forces Detained Serviceman Charged With Espionage For Ukraine

Video grab/Russian Federal Security Service/TASS

A garrison court in Rostov has ruled to arrest R. A. Artykov, a member of the Russian Armed Forces, for two months on charges of espionage for Ukraine, the press service of the Southern District Military Court announcd on November 21.

On November 20, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) informed that the military officer had been detained in the Rostov Region on suspicion of espionage for Ukraine.

According to the existing information, the serviceman was collecting confidential information on the Russian Armed Forces on assignment of the Ukrainian intelligence.

The detained suspect is charged under Article 275 of the Russian Criminal Code (Treason).

The investigation is ongoing.

The detention of the suspect:




  • AM Hants

    I wonder if he is a Russian national or one of the Ukraine military personnel who wished to join the Russian Forces? At the end of the day, an idiot.

  • occupybacon

    I can see in montage a notebook and a phone appear at the end. Could be possible that he used even a WiFi?

    • Mike

      Still don’t want to back to your grandpa’s country of origin, tsk tsk.

      • occupybacon

        How do we know they didn’t bring a phone and laptop and plugged them for the video? Exactly like police placing heroine in your pocket…

  • SFC Steven M Barry USA RET

    He’s toast.

  • Icarus Tanović

    You’re a shame of the nation.

    • Tudor Miron

      He is.

  • iosongasingsing

    With whom will they exchange him? There are so many Russians illegally detained in the US.