The head of the SBU Vasily Gritsak reported that the court arrested the Russian soldiers of Alexander Baranov Maxim Odintsov for two months, reports TASS.
Political kidnapping. How and why Kiev had stolen Russian military in the Crimea?
Previously, the defense Ministry of Russia reported about the illegal detention of two Russian soldiers who were taken from the Crimea to Ukraine. In the SBU said that the detainees had previously served in the armed forces of Ukraine.
Hrytsak said that the arrested can be released on bail. For Baranov is 13.5 thousand dollars, and for Odintsovo – 9.6 thousand dollars. According to the head of the SBU, the military was charged with “treason and defection”, to them threatens till 15 years of imprisonment. Also Hrytsak did not rule out that the detainees can exchange for citizens of Ukraine, but did not specify by whom exactly.