SBU records militants using weapons of Russian production
The SBU officers recorded other facts of militants using weapons of Russian manufacture.
In the process of demining the positions of one of the Ukrainian Armed Forces units at the delimitation line, in particular near Teremchuk village in Donetsk region the law enforcers disarmed among others PMN-2 antipersonnel mine. Such ammunition is prohibited for use and keeping by one of the international conventions.
In 2012 all PMN-2 antipersonnel mines in the territory of Ukraine were destroyed. According to the SBU and the experts Russian Armed Forces continue to use them.
By the results of the inspection of the effects of the bombardment in Mariinka, Donetsk region the SBU officers revealed a shank of 82 mm shell with marks 76-6-93. Such marks can evidence the RF ownership of the ammunition.
Appropriate proceedings are under way.
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