Cable of FSB’s special communication line was stolen


On Thursday, November 16th, police started investigating disappearance of a special communication cable on the territory of a military unit belonging to the FSB.

It was told by a source in Moscow’s city police, and confirmed by the territorial police department.

According to the source, several meters of a special communication line cable were stolen from a telephone well.

“An officer of the military unit located on Novocheremushkinskaya street reached the police and reported the loss,” he said.

According to the police, the damage was estimated at 360,000 rubles (approx. $6,000 – RRT).

A criminal case was initiated under Art. 158 of the Criminal Code of Russia (‘Theft’). The police is currently questioning servicemen and employees of the military, unit and studying the recording from security cameras.

Source: RBC