Security agents reveal arms cache near Kyiv

15:00, 23 June 2018
Kyiv
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A camouflaged tent with the arsenal in it was planted one meter underground, according to the SBU press service.

The asphalt road near the storage site had markings painted on it to guide the perpetrators, according to the report.

Operatives seized 12 RGD-5 offensive hand grenades, a RGO grenade, 66 grenades to under-barrel launchers, three RPG-22 grenade launchers, 15 RPG-7, an RPG-18, 17 mines of 76th caliber, a large number of cartridges of various calibers, two grenade fuses, 20 march engines to the RPG-7 hand grenade launcher, six 40 mm illuminated cartridges and a signal cartridge.

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The SBU's main investigative department has launched criminal proceedings under Art. 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

Urgent investigative actions in the field are underway to establish individuals who had set up the cache as well as to determine the means of delivery of weapons and ammo to Kyiv region.

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