On the temporarily occupied part of Donbass under the guise of “miners” are created by political and military leadership of the Russian Federation the Russian troops, which have more arms than the UK. The head of the interior Ministry Arsen Avakov has said on the expert forum “Ukraine: the desire for balance.”
“Hold the sublimation data of our intelligence, which is well characterized by a balance situation in the East of the country, where we are in a military confrontation with the Russian Federation. Why am I talking to Russia? Because today on the temporarily uncontrolled territories of the Luhansk and Donetsk regions under the guise of paramilitary formations of the so-called DPR and LPR operational group of Russian occupation forces,” – said the Minister.
According to him, the composition of the group includes the first and second Russian army corps. Their total population was 35.5 thousand persons, 478 tanks, 848 armored vehicles, and 208 systems of volley fire, mortars, 750.
It’s more than it is in service with the UK, noted the Minister.
In addition, said Avakov, the arms of the occupying forces there are 419 air defense.
These army corps, troops of the Russian Federation, which are composed of local collaborators, mercenaries and military personnel of the Russian army, assigned to the 8th army of the southern military district of the armed forces (Moscow).
The DNI and LC – terrorist organizations seized with the support of the Russian part of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine. Both organizations created, funded and contain Russia, where, among other things, the terrorists are getting fighters, trainers, and heavy equipment, weapons, ammunition, and fuel.
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