As reported by Censor.NET, the military discuss issues related to deployment of Russia's army corps in the occupied Donbas. The conversation took place on Nov. 1, 2014.
According to the Defense Intelligence, the deployment of these units started in November 2014. The formation of Russia's occupation forces in the territory of the self-styled "DPR" and "LPR" was carried out on the basis of battalion tactical groups of the Russian Armed Forces and disparate illegal armed groups controlled by GRU and FSB officers.
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