"The Russian Federationuses methods and means of warfare prohibited by internationalconventions, which in fact is a war crime that shall beinvestigated by the court in the Hague," he said. According to him,in particular, they are using the latest weapons systems, includingthe BTR-82 (APC), modernized tank weapons, small arms, air defensesystems.
"These weapons are madein the Russian Federation. They cannot be bought in the market orin the store. This is a state policy in regard to Ukraine," therepresentative of the Defense Ministry said. Kabanenko also statedthat the armored vehicles are used in the Ukrainian territory alsoin order to test.