The detainees are suspected of preparing mass riots with the possible involvement of fighters from Ukraine.
The state security Committee of Belarus reported about the detention of the activists of the White Legion, which, according to the KGB, are professional fighters.
In fact learning and preparation for participation in mass riots arrested activists of the White Legion, led by Miroslav Lozovsky, as well as “Young front”, headed by Dmitry Dashkevich. Only 26 people.
It is noted that in the process of searches, seized a Kalashnikov rifle, three carbines, two pistols, ammunition, grenades, batons, throwing knives and axes, items and substances for the manufacture of improvised explosive devices, military uniform, bulletproof vests, helmets, medical kits NATO sample, various paraphernalia of the Azov battalion, Tactical group Belarus, the UNA-UNSO, and also manuals on the conduct of hostilities in the city.
“In the case of the White Legion, we are dealing with a professionally trained fighters aged 25 to 43 years”, − said the KGB.
Intelligence agencies do not rule out that the activists seized weapons were planned to be used during street actions on March 25.
According to the Belarusian KGB, planned the arrival of the fighters from Ukraine.
We are talking about the followers of the UNA-UNSO, which the White Legion works closely since the 90’s, as well as about other persons involved in the fighting in the East of Ukraine in the part of nationalist forces. About keeping members of the White Legion contacts with the specified category and commitment similar views evidence seized during a search of the relevant attributes.
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