The security service of Ukraine is investigating the fact of a mining of the militants “LNR” of the area near the demarcation line near the village of Zholobok in the Popasnyansky area.
About this Facebook reported the press service of the 3rd management Department of the SBU in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
The “danger area of 50 square meters found military personnel of engineer division of operations of the joint forces. During the inspection investigators documented that the attackers had planted the mines with a density of 4 units per 1 square meter. The scene seized 157 anti-personnel mines PMN-2”, – stated in the message.
According to preliminary information, the means of destruction have been set by members of illegal armed groups.
As noted, the actions of terrorists have created a deadly area near the highway and gardens of local residents.
In the framework of criminal proceedings initiated by the SBU under part 1 of article 14 and part 1 of article 258 of the criminal code (preparation for a terrorist act), continue the urgent investigative actions to establish all the circumstances of the offense and the individuals responsible.
As is known, the use of anti-personnel mines PMN-2, available on the armament of the Russian army, prohibited by the Ottawa Convention of 1997.