Ukrainian police are not going to use flamethrowers — the Interior Ministry
Ministry of Interior denied information earlier circulated by several publications that the police are planning to include flamethrowers into the list of non-lethal weapons used by the troops of the Ministry, reports their PR Office.
A number of publications have circulated the information that the Interior Ministry wants to use Russian-made «Dzhmil» (Bumblebee) and «Dzmil-M» flamethrowers in protection of the public order.
«The special equipment «Dzhmil» and «Dzhmil-M» are actually cartridges with teargas grenade. In particular, special equipment «Dzhmil» is used for public events, «Dzhmil-M» — for special operations,» explained in the Ministry.