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 Russia Confirms Troops Deployment to Ukrainian Border “Due to Increased Combat Readiness of Ukraine and NATO Activity”

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu confirmed redeployment of Russian troops to the border regions of Ukraine.

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu confirmed redeployment of Russian troops to the border regions of Ukraine. He stated this at a closed session of the State Duma, noting that the country's army at the Ukrainian border is on high alert, Censor.NET reports referring to Channel 5.

He confirmed that Russia increases its military presence at the border with Ukraine. In addition, he stated that the troops in Rostov and Belgorod regions are being relocated due to exercises the reason for which it claims to be an increase in NATO activity in Eastern Europe.


 
 
 
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