Employees of the interior Ministry of Ukraine has initiated a search for the location of the battalion "Tornado" in the Luhansk region, said Department spokesman Artem Shevchenko.
"It is investigative-task force of the Ministry of internal Affairs Together with the Prosecutor's office launched investigations (search) on the location of the disbanded special purpose company "Tornado" in a school setting in the city of Luhansk region free. The situation is under control. The risk of escalation, not ", - is informed in the report Shevchenko is on Facebook. Remember, the interior Ministry and the Prosecutor's office on June 17, tied for 7 people from the battalion Tornado together with the commander of patrol service battalion Ruslan Onishchenko, who are accused of looting, torture, murder, rape and several other crimes. Then the head of the Lugansk military-civil administration Gennady Moskal appealed to law enforcement agencies with the requirement to disarm battalions "Tornado" and " Chernigov ". Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, on his part, June 18 announced that the battalion Tornado disbanded. Then the soldiers of the unit have sought refuge at the base and organized it for defense, then told about the readiness to use weapons against the workers of the Ministry of internal Affairs. The leadership of the Ukrainian interior Ministry has conducted a dialogue with members of the Tornado. Ministry spokesman Artem Shevchenko said that the Ministry hopes for a peaceful resolution of the situation. In addition, he considers the situation dangerous enough.