the FSB and the Russian interior Ministry exposed a large underground network of gunsmiths, rolled out its operations in 16 regions of the country.This was announced by the public relations Center of FSB.
the Criminal group consisted of residents of Komi, Republic of Crimea, Yakutia, TRANS-Baikal and Khabarovsk territories, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, Kirov, Omsk, Rostov, Samara, Saratov, Sakhalin, Tomsk, Tula and Chelyabinsk regions. All the participants restored their combat skills civilian weapons and ammunition is made.
FSB seized the largest Arsenal of weapons dealers in the regions of Russia
Only in homes and places of work gunsmiths seized 193 weapons: four machine guns, 11 machine guns, seven pistols, machine guns, 92 rifles, carbines, and rifles, 79 pistols and revolvers, and two RPG-18, 13 fragmentation hand grenades, nearly 8,000 rounds of ammunition of various caliber, 16 fuses of various modifications, more than seven explosives (TNT and gunpowder), as well as bullets, casings, primers and equipment for the manufacture of munitions.
Thanks to the FSB’s special operations discontinued operations 10 of the underground shops for weapon upgrades. The investigators continue to calculate its distribution channels.