SBU brought the case to the Russian writer Zakhar Prilepin
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KIEV, February 16. /TASS/. The security service of Ukraine (SBU) opened a criminal case against the writer Zakhar Prilepin, who received the rank of major in the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND). About it reported a press-the Secretary of SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya.
“The pretrial investigation is conducted under part one of the article 258-3 (participation in activities of a terrorist organization) and part one of article 258-5 (financing of terrorism) of the Criminal code of Ukraine”, – is spoken in the message published in Facebook.
Zachary (real name Eugene) Prilepin the author of the books “Pathology”, “Sanka”, “Sin”, “Black monkey”, “Abode”, etc. on 9 February, he was awarded the Russian government prize in the field of culture for the year 2016 .