Arms cache revealed in Mariupol set up for terrorist group
Operatives of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) who are part of Ukraine's Joint Forces deployed in Donbas to repel Russian aggression discovered in Donetsk region a cache full of weapons and ammunition n intended for the use in acts of sabotage and terrorist attacks.
SBU along with the local police forces discovered the arsenal in a private garage in the strategic port city of Mariupol, according to the SBU press service.
"Law enforcers seized from the cache a Russian-made special submachine gun with a silencer, a Kalashnikov assault rifle, a Margolin pistol, a Luger P38 pistol, two RPG-26 anti-tank grenade launchers, 3,000 5.45mm rounds, 1,000 9mm rounds, 10 RGD-5 and F-1 grenades with fuses, POM2r mine, four kilos of TNT and a remote detonator," the report says.
Security operatives established that the garage where the cache had been set up belongs to a resident of Kherson region, who is currently in Russia.
“Seized weapons and ammunition have been sent for examination” the SBU said, adding that further investigation is underway.