Arrested for treason Kursk Colonel arrested in Moscow

Lefortovo court of Moscow detained the head of the district police Department in the Kursk region, he is charged with treason in favor of Ukraine, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Xenia Pervoklashek.

In jail Lieutenant Colonel Dmitry Borzenkov sent on Saturday, but it has become known only now after the exposure of the spy announced the FSB.

"The decision of the Lefortovo district court of Moscow dated June 20, against Borzenkova Dmitry Alexandrovich ... the measure of restraint in form of detention," - said the Agency interlocutor.

Borzenkov will remain in jail at least until August 18. He faces up to 20 years in prison.

According to intelligence, Borzenkov "were involved in confidential cooperation is one of the units" of the security Service of Ukraine and "collect and transmit the data making the state secret".