As it became known, the staff of the federal security service (FSS) working at the Black Sea fleet of the Russian Federation (the BSF of the Russian Federation), left the territory of Ukraine.
Sevastopol was left by all employees of the Russian counterintelligence, except two which are at present abroad, serving by the ships BSF of the Russian Federation.
According to available data, the Russian side asked not to make public the fact of departure of staff of FSB of the Russian Federation. "And the position of the chairman of SBU - to keep this promise", - the interlocutor told.
A row of mass media since December 1 with reference to a source in the Russian power structures reported that officers of FSB leave the territory of Ukraine. However by then Sevastopol was left only by command of special department, and operatives stopped "closing documentation". According to preliminary information, the officers of FSB serving in Sevastopol, will be transferred to Novorossiysk.
We will remind, that 19 officers of FSB who are engaged in counterprospecting activity, will have to leave the territory of Ukraine, the head of SBU Valentyn Nalyvaichenko declared even in the summer. They were in Ukraine according to a separate clause of the contract about basing of the BSF of the Russian Federation and ensured safety of the Russian seamen. Now this function will be assigned to divisions of military counterintelligence of SBU in Sevastopol and Simferopol.