Russia allegedly continues to increase the number of troops on the border with Ukraine and is pulling a lot of military equipment there.
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The Bloomberg agency, referring to the satellite images of the British company Janes, reports that Russia allegedly continues to increase the number of troops on the border with Ukraine and is bringing in a lot of military equipment there.
According to the newspaper, the images show that with In November, air defense systems, tanks and artillery weapons were moved to the Ukrainian border.
At the same time, Bloomberg claims that “there is a rather limited number of Russian troops on the ground,” but if necessary, Russia “will be able to quickly strengthen its positions.” , transferring the necessary military formations by rail or air.
In the National Security Council the threat and defense of Ukraine, the publication was told that, according to preliminary data, there are about 122 thousand Russian troops at a distance of no more than 200 kilometers from the Ukrainian border.
US intelligence specialists said that Russia may already be planning an invasion of Ukraine. next month. Up to 175 thousand soldiers can take part in the operation. At the same time, most of the servicemen have already taken up positions near the border with Ukraine.
Moscow denies this information, emphasizing that no one is threatened, and the movement of troops inside the country should not bother anyone.