This was announced by the Presidential Administration speaker on ATO matters Andrii Lysenko at a briefing on Sunday, Censor.NET reports.
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"Due to cuts in Russian funding of the illeagal armed groups, the discipline among the militants has deteriorated. As a result, regular clashes between the gangs are reported, which results in a further deterioration of the crime situation," he said.
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"The militants are not wanted in Russia, too. There is a strict border control regime with enhanced filtration measures between the occupied territories of Ukraine and the Rostov oblast of the Russian Federation," Lysenko added.
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