The western-Ukrainian city of Ternopil hosts the international competitions among K-9 specialists. Teams from 10 countries take part in the contest. The dogs show their skills in searching for drugs, weapons and cigarettes. The contestants perform in different kinds of terrains and vehicles. The winners will be announced today, May 12.
According to Serhiy Kramar, Deputy Head of K-9 Centre of Ternopil regional police, several law enforcement agencies from Ukraine joined the contest; these are K-9 units of the State Border Guard Service, the National Police, State Fiscal Service and the Aviation Security Service of Boryspil International Airport.