SBU holds anti-terrorist training at the point of Eurovision (video)
The Coordination Group of the Anti-Terrorist Center under the Main SBU Office in Kyiv and Kyiv Region held tactical and special training on the base of the International Exhibition Center where the song contest ‘Eurovision-2017’ will take place in May.
The training was held in maximally real conditions. The cooperation of the law enforcement agencies authorized to counter terrorism, rescue services and authorities was practiced. Under the training the ‘terrorists’ armed with firearms and explosives blew up a car, took hostages, barricaded themselves in the building of the International Exhibition Center and declared their demands.
The members of the operational staff planned and organized a deemed anti-terrorist operation. The special operations units apprehended the ‘terrorists’, released the ‘hostages’, the doctors rendered aid to the ‘injured’, the counterexplosive operational team deactivated the ‘explosive’ found in the building.
After the training was over the First Deputy Chief of the Main SBU Office in Kyiv and Kyiv Region, the commander of the Coordination Group of the Anti-Terrorist Center Oleksandr Danylevskyi estimated it as a successful one and thanked all the participants of the training for the well-coordinated actions.
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