"The Russian air defense continues to be deployed between Yenakiieve and Makiivka. The arrival of S-300 missile complexes was noticed at the area near Shakhtarsk. At the same time, the activity of radar systems of these complexes was not registered. The weapons and military equipment coming from Russia are disguised in Makiivka as the military hardware of the Armed forces of Ukraine - in green matte color, with the application of two parallel white stripes. The registration numbers of the vehicles are covered with paint," Tymchuk statement reads.
Also according to him, the armored vehicles from the north of the Donetsk region continue to be transferred to the area of Telmanove and Novoazovsk. The transfer is carried out in small groups according to the camouflaging discipline. The arrival of the Russian Federation optoelectronic and air reconnaissance systems for artillery group that covers the enemy battalion task force at the direction of Kulikove-Pavlopil was also registered.
"The Russian Border Guards in the Russian Federation border areas opposite the northern districts of the Luhansk region of Ukraine got fully operational and in combat alert. The arrival of Iskander operational-tactical missile complexes detachment (6 launcher vehicles) was registered in the border zone of the Russian Federation in front of the Donetsk region of Ukraine," Tymchuk notes.