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 Police in search of explosives on Kulykove Pole in Odesa, Shkiriak says. PHOTOS

All detachments of the National Police, National Guard, State Border Guard Service, and State Emergency Service of Ukraine are on high alert willing to fulfill all the tasks during the actions that may be held in Odesa May 2.

Member of the Board of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Zorian Shkiriak wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

According to him, more than 3,000 law enforcers including soldiers of the National Guard's Azov special operations regiment and Alpha special operations counter-terror detachment of the the Security Service are envolved in public order enforcement in the city.

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"The police received a report at 7:55 a.m. May 2 that a bomb was planted on Kulykove Pole in Odesa. The National Police investigative team and bomb squad immediately left for the scene. Head of the National Police Main Directorate in the Odesa region Giorgi Lortkipanidze has also arrived there. All the necessary measures are taken to verify this information," Shkiriak wrote.

"In the event of armed provocations on the part of the pro-Russian, anti-government or separatist forces, which would entail a direct threat to life of civilians and law enforcement officers and public order, the response will be firm and decisive. Therefore, I once again want to calm down the hotheads and advise them not to monkey with a buzz saw.

Watch more: "Law enforcement officers instructed on Kulykove Pole. They are ready to maintain public order," - Lortkipanidze. VIDEO

According to Shkiriak, the police and National Guard operate under the laws and Constitution of Ukraine and do not require any specific orders.

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Photos by Dumskaia news outlet.
 
 
 
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