26 December 2016, 12:56


PR Security Ministry seizes 470 firearms, 380,000 ammunition from 80 caches in 2016

LPR State Security Ministry (MGB) seized arms, ammunition and explosives from 80 weapons caches in the Republic’s territory in January-December, MGB head  Leonid Pasechnik said.

“Fighting illicit firearms trafficking in 2016, MGB agents found 80 caches seizing more than 470 weapons, 360,000 ammunition, 22,000 large calibre ammunition and 1,285 kg of explosives,” Pasechnik said.

“MGB also prevented several terrorist attacks targeting LPR civilians, authorities and infrastructure facilities,” he said.

LuganskMediaCentre — 26 December — Lugansk