The SBU has enough proofs of illegal activity of the Russian diplomat Vladimir Lysenko sent from Ukraine.
I declared it on a press - the acting first deputy minister foreign put conferences Yury Kostenko, reports UNIAN.
"The Ukrainian relevant institutions perfectly knew, than the adviser of the Russian Embassy Lysenko is engaged, being still here, in Kiev and then having gone to Sevastopol. The SBU has to sound the facts, but I convince you that the bases were", - he told.
According to Kostenko, all these facts are documented, they were repeatedly informed to data of the Russian side, since January of this year, not only concerning Lysenko's activity, but also many other people.
He emphasized that the bases for Lysenko's expulsion was more than enough, and all of them were informed to data of the Russian side.
At this Kostenko told that, according to the international practice, the country shouldn't explain the reason of expulsion of diplomats.
"It is the international practice, nobody demands explanations, and here we have to do all this", - he told, having added that very much would like that in any occasion of SBU I published all materials concerning illegal activity of the Russian diplomats.
Kostenko also reported that the decision not to send the consul general of the Russian Federation in Odessa Alexander Grachov as there were many corresponding requests of the Russian side was made.
At the same time, according to Kostenko if the consul general continues to conduct the activity incompatible with the status of the diplomat, the Ukrainian party will return to this question.
According to information "Mirror of week", the Ukrainian party provided rather Russian diplomats of the evidence of secret-service activity, expansion and financing of the anti-Ukrainian projects, discussions of their realization with People's Deputies.
Besides, there is evidence of transaction which confirm money transfer антиукраински to the adjusted organizations, attempts of the solution of questions of closing of a number of criminal cases and pressure upon law enforcement agencies of Ukraine.