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A box with 120-mm high-explosive mines OF36 is clearly visible on 1:07 of the video. I has 3.9.94 military marking, where 3 is for the code number of the manufacturing enterprise (Basalt State Research and Production Enterprise), 9 is for the consignment number, while 94 is for the year of production (1994). The third row - TA-20 - is the cipher of the explosive.
On 2:54, a machine-gun pit with the same boxes is seen.
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On 3:10, a box with the same shells can be seen. However, according to the marking, it contains newer 120-mm mines made in 2000.
Basalt is the leading enterprise in Russia for production of this type of ammunition. It is on the U.S sanctions list in connection with Russia's aggression against Ukraine.