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 We have information on preparation of terrorist attacks in major cities, – Interior Minister Avakov

Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said that there was information about the preparation of terrorist attacks and provocations with weapons and explosives in the country's major cities.

He wrote in his blog, Censor.NET reports.

"According to the operational services, we will have to survive several attempts by destructive anti-Ukrainian forces to destabilize the situation in the country over the next few days," he wrote.

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and the SBU have information about imminent terrorist attacks and armed provocations in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Lviv, and other cities.

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"In view of the series of terrorist attacks in Europe, the activation of the occupation forces in the east of the country, I have decided to take into account the high risk of terrorist threat and introduce an enhanced mode for all law enforcement agencies," Avakov said.

He asked everybody to treat the increased security measures in public places, transport, and on country's roads, such as demands to stop a vehicle for an ID-check, with understanding. "This is being done for security reasons," he concluded.

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