Russia massed on the Ukrainian border, hundreds of tanks, five hundred aircraft, transferring them from other locations. Also in the borderland of the created reserves of weapons and equipment.
This was at the briefing said the representative of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine Vadim Skibitsky, UNIAN reports. According to intelligence, today all units of the first and second army corps of the Russian Federation, which are placed on the occupied territory of Donbass, transferred to a high degree of combat readiness. Created additional reserves of weapons and equipment near the border of Ukraine. Previously, under the guise of maneuvers “Vostok-2018” to the East, the Russian Federation has deployed 250 tanks in the Rostov region. In addition, since 2013, Russia has restored and modernized airfields along the border with Ukraine, which now has about 500 combat aircraft and helicopters to 340. According to intelligence, the global goal of the effort is to establish complete control over the Black and Azov seas and the prevention of the expansion of partner countries of Ukraine, NATO countries in the black sea region.
Previous exploration of the APU told the Russians destroy each other in the Donbas and found in the country an extensive spy network of Russian special services. Also, the Ukrainian intelligence told who is behind the liquidation of the Fund.