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Around 09:00 on January 22, three officers of the criminal investigation department were on a raid targeting a suspect in Berdiansk, Zaporizhia region.

Read alsoShootout in Odesa: gunner wounds 3 cops, bystander, shoots accomplice before neutralized by police (Video)"As the police were checking the premises, the culprit set off a grenade. Three policemen suffered heavy shrapnel wounds in the blast," he said.

Knyazev has added that the doctors are now fighting for the lives of the wounded