Officers of the National Guard of Ukraine have detained the so-called "DPR prosecutor" on the outskirts of the Ukrainian-controlled strategic port city of Mariupol.

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"A citizen born in 1986, a native of Mariupol, who now lives in Sevastopol, worked in the prosecutor's office of the so-called 'Donetsk People's Republic' ('DPR')," the press service of the Interior Ministry of Ukraine reported on Facebook.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Igor Andrienko, the so-called "DPR Transport Minister," was arrested in the Russian-occupied city of Donetsk.