Against an international weapons smuggler gang is taken by the police in Berlin and Brandenburg on Thursday. A police spokeswoman said the German press Agency said, searched the special operations command (SEK) 6.00 at several apartments and restaurants in the capital.

Also in Brandenburg were some of the objects searched. The police wanted to stretch several arrest warrants and hope to could illegally acquired weapons. First of all, the “world reports”.

To the Dimension of the insert, the spokeswoman had no details. According to the paper, it is more than 700 weapons, which should go to Berlin and into the countryside. Around 30 objects, according to the “world” is searched. Because of the dangerousness of the gang, the complete Berlin SEC is almost in use. It will be assisted by colleagues from the SEC in the state of Brandenburg.

dpa