The security service of Ukraine (SBU) detained folk mayor of Nikolaev Dmitriy Nikonov on suspicion in infringement on the territorial integrity of Ukraine, informed the regional Department of the SBU.
Nikonov known in Nikolaev as the organizer of the so-called antimiani. As a clerk, he opposed the local euromayday, then there was an active participant of the pickets and attempts to storm the regional state administration. Represented himself as the people's Governor, which he was elected at the meeting of antimiani, RIA " Novosti." Nikonov was bred on suspicion of committing iniquity, under article 110 of the Criminal code of Ukraine " encroachment on the territorial integrity of Ukraine ". He searched, " said the police. Official letters about the details of the charges against Nikonov, as long as no. Remember, since mid-April, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine " special operation " to suppress the protest movement in Donbass. Security forces are actively using heavy artillery and combat aircraft. Mentions numerous victims among the peaceful residents and the destruction of houses and infrastructure.