The Kiev district court of Kharkiv sentenced to imprisonment for 11 years a citizen of Russia Larisa Chubarov. On Thursday, June 29, reported the press service of the Prosecutor of Kharkiv region.
«The Kyiv district court of Kharkiv found her guilty of participation in illegal armed formations, illegal handling of weapons, violation of territorial integrity and inviolability of the state and appointed her a sentence of 11 years imprisonment with confiscation of property», – quotes RIA Novosti message.
According to the Ukrainian law enforcement bodies, Larissa Chubarov in early 2014 was an activist of the Kharkov «Maidan» and participated in protests.
«The Prosecutor’s office proved in court that in June 2014 the woman decided to participate in the activities of the so-called DNR and went to the Donetsk region. There she worked under the guidance of the head of Department of counterintelligence of pseudomesosella state security «DNR», – said the Agency.
According to prosecutors, Chubarov held the position of commandant of several settlements of Donetsk oblast under control of separatists.
According to the Agency «Interfax», the protection of Chubarova Larissa has announced its intention to appeal the verdict, as he believes it to be unfounded.