The staff of the General Prosecutor's office of the Luhansk national Republic since the beginning of the disarmament of illegal military formations confiscated more than 40 thousand Units of weapons and ammunition, said the attorney General LC Zaur Ismailov.
He told that the weapons were seized during execution of the decree of the head of LNR from March 30, 2015 " On the disarmament of illegal military formations, which were not part of the people's militia of the Luhansk national Republic, the offices of the territorial defence and police organizations of the Republic."
"prosecutors seized more than 100 Kalashnikov rifles, 17 pistols, 765 grenades, 36 machine guns, more than 40 thousand rounds of Ammunition and other firearms and ammunition," said attorney General LC, reports " Lugansk information center. According to Ismailov, all of it is supplied for the needs of the national police and the Ministry of internal Affairs of LNR. On 17 may it was claimed that employees of the interior Ministry proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic over the past week seized from illegal turnover more than 1 thousand Units of weapons and ammunition. In April it was claimed that Employees of the police Department of the Luhansk national Republic (LNR) conducted an operation in the Anthracite and confiscated four trucks with weapons and ammunition, 120 people have been disarmed, caught 60. Recall that according to the decree of the head of the LC, equipped with weapons establishment, which were not part of the people's militia units of the territorial defence and police organizations of the Republic, and not surrendered voluntarily to 4 April, all of their weapons, ammunition, poisonous and explosive substances, from April 5 declared illegal and will be prosecuted legally. Such decision was made and the head of the Donetsk national Republic (DND) Alexander Zakharchenko. The head of the Ukrainian Center for Eurasian studies Vladimir Kornilov recalled in the interview to the newspaper VIEW that in the past year in different cities and towns that were removed from the combat zone, was created by local units of self-defense." Probably not all of them have passed the registration. I admit that there still exist paramilitary, that is, not literally subject to the leadership of the Donetsk ", - He said. He did not exclude that the process of seizure of illegal weapons may be accompanied by problems.