Russia concentrated on the border with Ukraine about 500 aircraft & # 39; & # 39 tactical aviation; aviation and helicopter to 340 & # 39; aviation by the army, Ukrinform reports, citing a Skibitsky Vadim, representative of the Main Directorate of Intelligence of the Ministry of Defense & # 39; the Ukraine. He dubbed this data in & # 39; informative information "military strategic threat Assessment & # 39; invasion & # 39; with Ukraine by the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation."
According Skibitsky, 2013, Russia has been improving the network of its airport along the border with Ukraine, update and increase its fleet & # 39; fighter planes, and expand the potential aviation army.
At the same time, the fighting crews and tactical aviation, concentrated near the Ukraine border, receive experience & # 39; fighting during business trips to Syria. "This means that crews have enough experience to use bombs and & # 39; precision weapons on civilians", said the representative of the Ministry of Defense & # 39; the Ukraine.
Moreover, according Skibitsky, the radius & # 39; & # 39 fights; this plane covers the whole territory of Ukraine.
The occupants pay much attention to the accumulation of troops, the formation of & # 39; new units in the border state of Ukraine and the European part of the Russian Federation.
"Much attention to the Russian Federation for the creation and preparation of & # 39; the battalion tactical groups are now deployed along the border of our state. The total number of & # 39; tattikali groups -battaljun of the Russian Federation are able to perform tasks & # 39; fighting on our territory is & # 39; 25 units. " Skibitsky highlights.
The Russian military practiced the skills to carry out aggressive war throughout the Caucasus 2016 exercises, East and West 2018 2017. B & # 39; in particular, the creation of & # 39; & # 39 groups; Ukraine shocks in direction, carrying out mobilization, implementation of the transfer of & # 39; & # 39 forces; and reserve assets of the central regions of the Russian Federation to the border with Ukraine.
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Eve – The Russian border guards attacked and seized two boats and radar wings Naval Forces of Ukraine Army. All three ships lost their course due to shelling by the Russians. Six sailors from Ukraine were injured, 23 people were detained illegally by all RF.
before this Russian ship rammed raid tug "Yany Kapu", Which, accompanied by armored "Berdyansk" and "Nikopol" followed by Odessa to Mariupol. As a result of the ram, the main engine, the hull and tow guard were deleted, the life-saving lost.
The command of the Navy of the Supreme Soviet of & # 39; the Ukraine highlights the fact that the transition has been reported previously, according to the norms of international law to ensure the safety of navigation. The FSB of Russia claims not received any notification, and explain the aggression supposedly "protect the border & # 39; state".
Note, the Agreement on cooperation in using the Azov Sea and the Strait of & # 39; Kerch not yet been declared and provides for freedom of navigation in inland waters & # 39; the Ukraine and Russia. The actions of the Russian Federation not only violate the Treaty, but also the UN Charter and the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.