The security service of Ukraine warned the worsening crime situation the special services of Russia with the use of criminal authorities. This is stated in the press service of the Ministry.
The police found that representatives of criminal circles of Russia and one of the countries of the South Caucasus tried to get to Ukraine to coordinate the activities of criminal groups.
“Thieves in law” was to control the redistribution of financial flows from the illegal business, in particular from drug trafficking, abduction of imported cars, as well as from looting and robberies.
According to the secret service, part of the proceeds provided to the financing of armed groups, terrorist organizations “DNR/LNR”.
As conceived by foreign curators, the illegal activities of “thieves in law” was to exacerbate the crime situation in Ukraine.
In General, in the framework of combating transnational organized criminal groups, the SBU since the beginning of this year was denied entry to Ukraine over a hundred “thieves in law”, which may be linked to groups that specialize in kidnapping, extortion, arms trade and illicit drugs.
We will remind, earlier it was reported about the deportation from Ukraine “thief in law” nicknamed “Khidir”, which arrived to reinforce the so-called Kutaisi clan “thieves in law”.