According to him, some gangs receive the status of "squadrons" and "battalions." However, the process of organizing a unified management system collided with a pronounced reluctance of the leaders of terrorist groups to obey a single command. Control of enemy artillery fire is centralized in Donetsk. According to the InfoResist group, a single artillery command post of the Russians was created and operates in the northern part of Donetsk.
"Russian troops disguised as separatists, without insignia, badges, and chevrons, arrive in the Petrovsky district of Donetsk. Arrival of the Russian Armed Forces infantry units in armored vehicles, and airborne units was noticed," Tymchuk said.
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Besides, according to him, Russian units continue to arrive near Horlivka, and in Kirov and Kyiv districts of Donetsk city, formed as mobile tactical groups from the motorised brigade of the Southern Military District of Russia, staffed by full-time armor: "Up to five company tactical groups were noticed arriving. Local militants are moved to second tier."
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"Near Volnovakha, Russian- terrorist troops conduct reconnaissance of firing positions of Ukrainian troops. A transfer of up to 20 units of enemy artillery systems was noticed in the area. Near Olenivka town the enemy moves armor; up to 20 armored vehicles were seen arriving. Crews are staffed by Russian mercenaries, and local militants serve as ' infantry,'" Tymchuk said.
Also, according to the InfoResist group, supply convoys were observed moving through the Kamenobrodsky district ( Luhansk).T hese convoys carry artillery ammunition to supply units of the Russian- terrorist troops engaged in firing on positions of Ukrainian troops near villages of Shchastia and Stanytsia Luhanska.
Second battalion tactical group ( BTG) of Russian- terrorist forces was seen located near Novoazovsk.