CM makes decision to increase number of Gryphon and Berkut in six times – mass media
A number of special subdivisions of Gryphon and Berkut will be increased up to 30 thousand people and powers of special subdivisions of the Interior Ministry will be expanded, ZN.UA with reference to their sources reports.
In according to data of a source in the government, irrespective of making decision on introducing of a state of emergency, at its closed sitting the Cabinet of Ministers made a range of protocol decisions, among which are the following – on increasing of a number of Gryphon and Berkut, and expanding of powers of special subdivisions of the Interior Ministry.
Also the Justice Ministry should legalize formation of people’s squads to ensure a public order. It is also planned to introduce restrictions of moving at 30 streets of Kyiv.
Moreover, it is supposed for allocating money from reserve fund of the state fund for purchasing of outfit, ammunition and arms for the special subdivisions.
According to the data of the edition, the Cabinet of Ministers is preparing the documents on introducing of a state of emergency under conditions of complete secrecy.