The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) said about the elimination of a terrorist group, which had been going to prepare explosions in Kherson region, bordering with the Crimean peninsula.
“The Security Service of Ukraine has eliminated a terrorist group that attempted to destabilize the situation in Kherson region,” wrote in Facebook the SBU spokeswoman Olena Gitlyanska.
According to her, the members of the group “funded and ruled by representatives of the special services of the Russian Federation” were responsible for the blast in Novooleksiyivka on April 14. That day one person died and another six were injured with wounds of varying severity by the explosion.
“During the investigation of the attack the SBU officers prevented another explosion, which was supposed to happen on 20 days of April in Genichesk,” added Gitlyanska.
During the search of the terrorists car the officers seized almost 40 kg of plastid expressed in TNT.