"FSB officers stopped the illegal activities of 42 people living in 12 regions: in Moscow and the Moscow region, Dagestan, Chechnya, KCR, Krasnoyarsk region, Amur, Voronezh, Lipetsk, Irkutsk, Rostov and Kemerovo regions. Searches and investigative measures were carried out at the addresses of the residence of illegal gunsmiths," the FSB public relations center reports.
According to the results of the raids, 179 artisanal weapons were seized. Cartridges were also made in the 22 of underground workshops equipped with 3D printers and CNC machines.
FSB officers seized various modifications of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, machine guns of the same production, PPSh, PPS, Cedar, МР-40, SA, МР-5 submachine guns, as well as various rifles and carbines. In addition, all kinds of pistols and revolvers were found in underground workshops, including 17 hand grenades, 15 kilograms of explosives, 110 detonators, 80 thousand rounds of ammunition, as well as a large number of main parts and components of weapons.
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