Ivano-Frankivsk region: SBU conducts anti-terrorist trainings
The Coordination Group of Anti-terrorist Centre under the SBU conducted planed and tactical-special anti-terrorist trainings in Ivano-Frankivsk.
The regional SBU units, the Police the National Guard the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the State Border Guard Service, State Emergency Service, the representatives of regional and local authorities participated in the trainings.
The purpose of the training exercises was to increase the inter-agency cooperation level on preventing the sabotage and terrorist threats. During the trainings, the law enforcers identified and neutralized the nominal terrorists who arrived to the region with the aim to commit diversions in the places of human habitats and disorganize the work of the international airport in Ivano-Frankivsk.
Due to the concerted and effective actions of law enforcers the nominal terrorists were detained and the identified models of explosive devices were defused.
The Coordination Group of Anti-terrorist Centre analyzed each stage of the trainings, noted the high level of training and cooperation of all involved counter-terrorism members concerning the tasks of preventing terrorist threats, sabotages.
The SBU thanks all diligent citizens who assisted in identifying the nominal terrorists.
SBU Press Centre
For the Attention of the SBU Head