Russia Has Deployed 18 Thousand Soldiers near the Border of Ukraine - CNN

Russia relocated about 18,000 armed soldiers to the border with Ukraine today.

CNN reports this citing the Pentagon representative, which has access to the tactical data, Censor.NET informs.

According to the American military, the Russian troops on Ukrainian border are well armed and ready to attack, so they should be considered as a threat.

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They are located on crossroads and in towns at the distance of 3-5 kilometers from the border of Ukraine. in the United States Defense Department also believes that part of the Russian servicemen has already got on Ukrainian territory together with the equipment which Russia sends to the terrorists in the Donbas.

The channel's interlocutor also said that at least two anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes Pantsyr-S1 were moved to Ukraine from the Russian side. They are intended to protect the terrorists and their SAMs from the Ukrainian army air strikes.

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