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Russia's news agency says its offices in Ukraine raided

AP  |  Moscow 

A Russian state-owned agency says its office in the Ukrainian capital has been raided and that at least one of its correspondents has been detained for questioning.

said today that officers stormed its office in and that it has been unable to get in touch with its correspondents there since.

Ukrainian security agency said in a statement that it is investigating "a network of media outlets" controlled by the which are "used as tools in a hybrid war against "

Relations between and soured in 2014 when annexed Ukraine's Crimea and threw its weight behind separatists in eastern More than 10,000 people have died in the long-simmering conflict in the industrial east.

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First Published: Tue, May 15 2018. 14:20 IST