SBU In Kharkiv a woman was selling military information

СБУ: В Харькове женщина торговала военной информацией

SBU finished a pretrial investigation

The woman had provided services to one of East Asian countries in the development and manufacture of optoelectronic devices for space surveillance.

Employees of the security Service of Ukraine found the fact of illegal provision of scientific assistance to a foreign state in the development of military goods. About it reports press-the SBU center.

“Operational employees of counterintelligence of SBU established that local resident, a former employee of one of the leading research institutions of the Kharkov region, was systematically out to one of the countries of East Asia. A researcher by the order of the profile of the Institute has provided services for the development and manufacture of optoelectronic devices for space surveillance”, – stated in the message.

In SBU noted that the woman received from customers 1 thousand dollars.

According to experts, this device is a product for military use and were used for long-range detection of objects in space, including Intercontinental ballistic missiles and orbiting spacecraft.

According to Ukrainian legislation, the provision of such services must be carried out only with the permission of the State service of export control, which the employee of the Kharkiv scientific institutions have not received, – said in the SBU.

On the given fact criminal case under article about deliberate export outside Ukraine of banned technologies (part 1 of article 333 of the criminal code of Ukraine).

The pretrial investigation is already completed. Materials sent to the Prosecutor for approval of the indictment and transfer to the court.

As reported Корреспондент.netearlier in Ivano-Frankovskoy region detained the businessman who supplied the equipment of DNR.