Ukrainian Security Service to conduct anti-terrorist exercises in Transcarpathia

From August 15 to 17, large-scale, special-tactic, anti-terrorist exercises will be conducted in the Transcarpathian region, reported the press center of the regional department of the State Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).

Training will be held in Velykobereznyansky, Perechynsky and Uzhhorod regions in conditions as realistic as possible and using special equipment and weapons. The National Police, National Guard, Armed Forces of Ukraine, State Border Service, State Emergency Service of Ukraine and representatives of local authorities and governments are all expected to participate in the exercises.

During the activities, a special regime can be imposed in certain territories, imposing restrictions or prohibition of movement of people and vehicles, and also checking of identification documents, review of vehicles, and the like.

As recently reported, from August 1 to 3, the SBU conducted similar exercises in the Poltava region. From July 9 to 21 in Odessa, the Ukrainian Navy conducted the annual Sea Breeze 2018 large scale exercises with servicemen from NATO countries.

  Ukraine, Transcarpathia, SBU, Sea Breeze-2018, NATO

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