NSDC information center speaker Andrii Lysenkosaid this at the briefing answering the question whether theinformation of the fact that the Russian troops are adopting firingpositions in this area is confirmed, Censor.NET reports citing LigaBiznesInform.
"Weobserve accumulation of the Russian Federation Armed Forces in thisarea. This occurs along all the border with the Russian Federation.Field camps are being arranged there etc. That means that someinfrastructure is established that constantly accepts tanks, APCsand military personnel. It's all the same as it was during thefirst phase of the anti-terrorist operation. Russia just announcedthen that it was only maneuvers and took the troops away and nowthey return. I would not be surprised if the Russian Federationwill state that it conducts some maneuvers again," hesaid.