In Zhytomyr region found a warehouse of stolen military property

В Житомирской области обнаружили склады с похищенным военным имуществом

The equipment was being stored with violations

The warehouses of security forces during the searches discovered explosive items were stored with violations.

Warehouses in Zhytomyr region police found the 84 engine to the T-72 tanks and almost 3.5 million cases of ammunition. On Friday, 9 November, the press service of the Prosecutor General.

According to authorities, during a search in the warehouse discovered the dual-use goods and military purposes, namely the 84 engine to the T-72 tanks and other military equipment of unknown origin, among which the 3494 box of primers from cartridges for small arms (KV-24 to the cartridge 7.62 x 39 and KV-16 to the cartridge of 5.45 x 39 – 300 million.

According to investigators, the entities received the dual-use goods and military goods as a result of financial and economic operations with the enterprises having signs of fictitiousness.

The Ministry suggests that these companies used officials of state-owned enterprises for the legalization of illegally obtained products, derived from the control of enterprises of the military-industrial complex and military bases or imported into Ukraine in violation of the rules of customs clearance.

Continues pre-trial investigation, search of the persons involved in the offence and also the issue of seizure of property and proper storage.



Earlier in Zhytomyr region officials of the state enterprises have stolen spare parts for military equipment.

Also was revealed the scheme of embezzlement of military equipment and vehicles in Zhytomyr region.


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