01:51 GMT22 September 2020
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    KIEV (Sputnik) - Kiev police said on Tuesday they had detained a man with a grenade near the office of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

    "In the governmental quarter of the capital, law enforcement officers detained a man with a grenade. To clarify the circumstances, the police took the citizen to the Pechersky police department. They seized an object that looked like a grenade, which will be sent for expert research," the police said.

    A police investigation team, explosives experts and dog handlers arrived at the scene, the statement says.

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