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18 May 2020, 13:48

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LPR engineer units demine 52 ha of territory in May

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LUGANSK, May 18 (Lugansk Media Centre) – LPR engineer units have demined more than 52 ha of territories in May, and defused a WWII-era large caliber artillery shell, the Ministry of Emergencies press service said.

"From May 1 to May 18, LPR engineer units inspected 52.3 ha of territories. They found a WWII-era 76 mm artillery shell and a modern 122 mm artillery shell, both were safely disposed of. "

Overall, engineer units were alerted seven times in the abovementioned period.

Since the beginning of 2020, engineers discovered almost 400 explosives. In 2019, 826 UXO were disposed of.

LuganskMediaCentre — 18 May — Lugansk