In the hands of the Ukrainians, nearly a million of weapons

На руках у украинцев почти миллион единиц оружия

In the hands of the Ukrainians is about a million weapons

Citizens of Ukraine have 900 thousand units of the weapon.

Currently, according to official data, in the hands of the Ukrainians is 900 thousand units of the weapon. This was announced on air of TV channel 112 Ukraine the people’s Deputy, adviser to the interior Minister Anton Geraschenko.

“Officially – 900 thousand. Of them 130 thousand rifles and about 800 thousand of a penny – smoothbore. As for how many unregistered weapons there is no precise figure. Today, we have allowed any kind of weapons to have on hand, except for handguns, i.e. pistols that can be worn covertly”, he said.

According to Gerashchenko, “the numbers may be different, but they are not accurate.”

The MP also said that he supports the holding in Ukraine of the Advisory referendum on the question of the legalization of weapons.

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We will remind, earlier the President Petro Poroshenko responded to the petition about the legalization of weapons, which scored 36 thousand signatures of the minimum required 25 thousand votes.