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    Suspected Ukrainian Intelligence Member Detained With Weapons in Crimea

    Ruben Diaz
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    The suspect possessed a grenade, a gun, and components for the manufacture of improvised explosive devices.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A Ukrainian citizen suspected of being a member of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's defense intelligence unit has been detained with weapons in Simferopol, Crimea, a Russian law enforcement source told RIA Novosti on Wednesday.

    "A suspected Ukraine Ministry of Defense's Defense Intelligence employee has been detained in Simferopol. A grenade, a gun, components for the manufacture of IEDs [improvised explosive devices] have been seized," the source said.

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