Ukrainian army strengthening at Mariupol, tanks are being transferred


October 2 , 2017 – Fort Russ News – 

Rusvesna – translated by Inessa Sinchougova

The Ukrainian military has strengthened the position of the Ukrainian Armed Forces under Mariupol with tanks and armored vehicles.

This was announced today by the deputy commander of the operational command of the Democratic People’s Republic of Donetsk, Eduard Bazurin.

“According to our intelligence, the Ukrainian armed forces continue to strengthen their positions and accumulate armored vehicles near Mariupol. Four tanks of T-64BV and five BMPs were transferred to this region, “said Basurin.

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In addition, according to intelligence, Ukrainian servicemen continue to mine the territory adjacent to the villages of Pavlopol and Pishchevik in the southern sector of the front.

“Mining occurs using improvised explosive devices without mapping the minefields. All this poses a threat both to the civilian population and military personnel” the deputy said.

A reminder, that DPR reconnaissance regularly records the transfer of military equipment by Kiev to the conflict zone. At the same time, according to the Set of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements of February 12, 2015, the arthurium with calibers over 100 mm should be separated from each other by 50 km, MLRS – by 70, the reactive systems “Tornado”, “Uragan”, “Smerch” and missiles “Point” for 140 kilometers.

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