From the beginning of 2016 was recorded 260 cases of illegal crossing of the state border of Ukraine from the Russian railway trains and columns of military equipment. This was reported in Facebook by one of the representatives of Ukraine in the contact group on the Donbas, former SBU head Yevhen Marchuk.
According to him, in January, the trains and columns of military equipment from Russia 19 times illegally crossed the border of Ukraine, in February – 36 times, March -32, April 33, may – 41, June 25, July – 37, August – 37. The main supply of goods carried on the railway station Ilovaisk, Krasnodon, Rovenki, Kvashino, Donetsk.
“Only 1 to 25 August 2016 with Russia, the IAF delivered 59 tanks/self-propelled guns, 24 armored combat vehicles, 4 RSZO, 104 units of automotive vehicles, and more than 96 tanks of fuel and more than 95 wagons of ammunition,” – said Marchuk.
He also added that from 1 to 25 August 2016 the terrorists 65 times used drones, four of them violated the border of Ukraine.
Earlier, Marchuk said that the Pro-Russian terrorists concentrated at the contact line in the Donbass dozens of Grads, artillery systems and tanks, whose occupancy is prohibited by the Minsk agreements.