SBU enhances the countering of the Russian aggression on the border

СБУ усиливает противодействие российской агрессии на границе

SBU enhances the countering of the Russian aggression in the border areas. This was stated by the Chairman of the security Service of Ukraine Vasily Gritsak during a meeting with staff of management of SBU in the Sumy region, the press service of the SBU on the page in Facebook.

“We have to strengthen counterintelligence regime on the border with the Russian aggressor”, – said Hrytsak.

According to Hrytsak, today for SBU one of the main tasks is to counter Russian aggression, including economic, informational and political spheres.

“We will continue to strengthen the fight against corruption, smuggling and inspired by the Russian aggressor of domestic political instability. You also cannot devalue the importance of maintaining socio-political stability in the region and the country as a whole”, – said Hrytsak.

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In the course of his working trip Vasyl Hrytsak inspected upgraded and enhanced the training Centre of special operations “A”, created on the basis of the Sumy management, and also visited the complex of premises of the local Department of the security service of Ukraine in Okhtyrka. He noted that the optimization and improvement of working conditions regional units of the Service, especially in the borderland, is one of the priorities of the security Service of Ukraine.

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We will remind, in August the Ukrainian border guards recorded the highest activity of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation on the administrative border with the Crimea. It was noted that the activity of Russian troops near the administrative border of the occupied Crimea and Kherson region can be associated with the preparation of any provocation. The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko instructed to strengthen the protection of strategic facilities to prevent terrorist attacks.

Sunday, August 28, Ukrainian intelligence has reported that Russia in the framework of the exercise pulled to the Ukrainian border about 41,6 thousand.