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 Russia Concentrated 45 Thousand Troops and a Large Number of Military Hardware on the Border with Ukraine

Russia continues to increase its military power at the border with Ukraine. As of today, August 11 it has about 45 thousand troops un the border areas.

Censor.NET reports that this was stated today by the representative of the NSDC Andrii Lysenko.

He noted that the military hardware includes 160 tanks, 1,360 armored vehicles, 390 artillery systems, up to 150 Grad systems, 192 combat aircraft and 137 attack helicopters.

Furthermore, in the Pskov region Russia began the next large-scale exercises of airborne troops with combat shooting. The exercise will involve three thousand soldiers, over 30 aircraft and helicopters of the military transport, front and army aviation.


 
 
 
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