Russian agent who sought to blow up Ukrainian railways captured

An employee of the Ukrainian railway company Ukrzaliznytsia was arrested and exposed as a Russian agent seeking to destroy rail lines and disrupt Ukraine's military offensive, Odesa military administration civic council chairman Serhiy Bratchuk said on Monday.

Recruited by Russian military intelligence at the beginning of the year, the operative allegedly collected information on the transportation of foreign military equipment and the coordinates of rail stations and bridges.