SIMFEROPOL/AQMESCIT (QHA) -

Russian command reinforces its troops in the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and continues to provocative military activities near the administrative border, according to the summary on the situation at the administrative border with the temporarily occupied Crimea prepared by the Chief Directorate of Intelligence of the Ukrainian Defence Ministry.

"The battalion tactical group of 31st Paratroops Brigade (Ulyanovsk) of the RF Airborne Armed Forces, which carried out a parachute landing near the town of Dzhankoy on April 4 this year, worked out the capture of Ukrainian strategic facilities located in Kherson region according to the operational plan of the exercises," reads the summary.

According to reports, the battalion tactical groups of the 98th Airborne Division (Ivanovo) and the 7th Airborne Assault Division (Novorossiysk) of the Russian Federation were deployed near the town of Dzhankoy prior to the exercises. 


Photo: Internet

QHA