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 Russian Troops Simulate Assaults on the Border with Ukraine - State Border Guard Service. VIDEO

There is concentration of a large number of personnel and military vehicles of the Russian Federation observed near the border with Ukraine during the last week.

Censor.NET reports this citing the press service of the State Border Guard Service.

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"The military are arranging field camps at a distance of 5-10 kilometers to the border. Convoys of military vehicles frequently move just along the state border or arrange open provocation simulating the storm of the checkpoint and the assault of the position of border guards, " the press-service reports.

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According to the border guards, they observed as Russian convoy consisting of 6 APCs and 1 BRDM (armored reconnaissance saboteur vehicle) with Russian flags reached the Ukrainian checkpoint from the opposite side of Timofiivka department of Kharkiv border guard detachment responsibility area and then turned back continuing to move along the state border of Ukraine on the Russian side on July 23.

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"Later the same convoy was observed by the border guards of the Sumy region, opposite the Velyka Pysarivka of Sumy border guards detachment area of responsibility," the State Border Guard Service reports.



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