Record number of illegal arms from Donbas found at premises of Dnipro-1 Regiment

13:20, 06 July 2016
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A record number of weapons, ammunition and explosives illegally brought from the Donbas conflict zone has been found at the premises of Dnipro-1 Regiment of Patrol Police Service of the Main Department of the National Police in Dnipropetrovsk region, the Office of Public Relations and Mass Media of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine told an UNIAN correspondent.

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"The Department for investigation of particularly important cases in the field of economy of the Prosecutor General's Office, in close cooperation with the SBU's Main Directorate for Combating Corruption and Organized Crime and the SBU's Department on Combating Corruption and Organized Crime in Kyiv and Kyiv region, as well as the management of the internal security of the National Police of Ukraine in Kyiv and the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, on Wednesday morning launched a special operation to seize the illegally held weapons and ammunition, which had been stolen and taken out of the ATO zone," the report says.

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Investigative actions are under way.

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