Rivne region: SBU conducts large-scale anti-terrorist training on the nuclear power plant (video)
The SBU conducted tactical special anti-terrorist training involving the foreign observers, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (USA DoD), on the facility of the national energy system - the Rivne Nuclear Power Plant.
The regional units of the SBU, the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the National Guard, the Police, the State Emergency Service, the border guards, the Road Police, the representatives of regional and local authorities participated in the trainings in near-real conditions.
The servicemen worked out the algorithm of joint actions of searching and neutralizing the subversive and terrorist groups that (according to the script) illegally crossed the border and entered Varash city, mined hotel, railway station, a car nearby the SBU local unit, entered into the territory of the Rivne Nuclear Power Plant with explosive device and captured the “hostages”.
One of the “sabotage” groups entered the territory of the station, mined and blown up the fuel oil storage, and also seized the hostages. The “Alfa” unit conducted an assault operation to neutralize the “terrorists” and releasing of the “hostages”. Mitigation of the consequences of fuel oil storage explosion was conducted by the units of the State Emergency Service using the latest technical means.
At the final stage of the training, the foreign observers of Defense Threat Reduction Agency of the USA DoD, the management of the Anti-terrorist Centre carefully analyzed each phase of the anti-terrorist operation, noting the high level of preparation of the counter-terrorism units for tasks on preventing and terminating sabotage and terrorist acts and consequence mitigation.
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