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More than 13 thousand units of explosive objects during the Great Patriotic War were neutralized by sappers of a separate naval engineering regiment of the Black Sea Fleet (Black Sea Fleet) while performing engineering work to clean up the area from the beginning of 2021.

Among the dangerous finds are artillery shells, mortar mines, hand grenades and cartridges of various calibers for small arms.

In addition to processing applications for the disposal of ammunition on the territory of the settlements of the Republic of Crimea, coming from the military commissariats of the region, the demining group of the engineering regiment of the Black Sea Fleet, together with the Ministry of Emergency Situations, performs the tasks of lifting and disposing of ammunition from the cargo ship Zhan Zhores, which sank during the Great Patriotic War.

During the period of work, the demining group from the ship raised about 100 units of artillery shells and about 5,000 pieces of cartridges for small arms.

All discovered explosive items were delivered and destroyed in compliance with all the stipulated safety measures at specially designed demolition sites at the Black Sea Fleet combat training grounds, designed and equipped for blasting operations.

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