Vasily Gritsak

03:26
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Telegraph

Interfax-Ukraine

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News of Ukraine:the head of the SBU noted that Russia uses any information occasions for the use of force.

The security service of Ukraine will do everything possible to ensure safety in the event of football matches, in Mariupol (Donetsk region) and in any other city of Ukraine, said the head of the SBU Basil Gritsak.

“This applies to both Mariupol, and Kyiv and any other city — of Course, in the case of the matches we will guarantee the security, we will do everything possible. But to give a 100% guarantee of security, you need to be very sure,” – said V. Gritsak at a briefing on Thursday in Kiev.

Later, the press center of the SBU reported that the Ukrainian special services have prevented the attacks, which were prepared in Mariupol saboteurs at the direction of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces .

According to SBU, the main task of the saboteurs was to destroy the explosives near the locations of one of the battalions of the national guard.

“All the criminals are citizens of Ukraine, two of them – natives of the Russian Federation, one of whom arrived in the city from the temporarily occupied territories after the sentence”, – is told in the message of the SBU on page on the social network Facebook.

Operatives of the security services detained two saboteurs while laying mines of the Russian production in one of the public places in Mariupol.

SBU officers seized from the detainees TNT blocks weighing 400 and 200 grams, RGD-5 grenades and f-1 with fuses, detonators, cartridges to the automatic weapon, the package with the bolts, nuts and other metal objects that are planned to be used as submunitions alarm clock with the wires.

“The law enforcers also detained the third member of the terrorist group, which is in pursuance of the objectives of the Russian curators tried to deliver to Mariupol weapons – grenades RGD-5 and six trotyl draughts shestistrunnoi”, – stated in the message of the SBU.