Security Service of Ukraine detained local resident who took part in terrorist attacks in Odessa in February and in April 2014. After attacks he was hiding in the territory controlled by so-called Lugansk People’s Republic, but returned to Odessa after two years with new tasks from the leaders of pro-Russian terrorists where he was immediately captured.
Here are detailed posted by Security Service of Ukraine at their website www.ssu.gov.ua
Detained resident of Odessa took part in attack on a supermarket and office of one of Ukrainian political parties, both located in apartment buildings. After those attacks this man was hiding in so-called “LPR” performing various tasks of terrorists.
After 2 years the leaders of militants decided that there was no danger for the terrorist on government-controlled territory of Ukraine and sent him to Odessa with new tasks.
Security Service officers detained the saboteur right after he returned. There were two self-made bombs found in his apartment that were armed with metal elements.
Criminal case based on Article 258 (act of terrorism) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine was started.
On April 20 2014 a group of pro-Russian terrorist burnt “Silpo” supermarket in Odessa throwing Molotov cocktails. After that they posted a video and run a poll in social networks asking to help them to choose next target.
In the video below you can see a group of men who are throwing Molotov cocktails in the supermarket. The supermarket was located on the ground floor of apartment complex, so that could cause big fire burning apartments above it.
Just two months before that a group of unidentified people burnt Odessa’s office of Batkivschina political party run by Yulia Tymoshenko. The office of the party was also located on the ground floor of apartment building. The photos were posted by local Odessa news media at http://odessa-life.od.ua