Military experts and many international observers say that, according to the most conservative estimate, about 150 tanks, self-propelled artillery platforms and light armored vehicles of the Ukrainian Army were present at the borders of Ukraine. the two self-proclaimed people’s republics of Donetsk and Lugansk (DPR and LPR), namely the Ukrainian Armed Forces, continued to pull more weapons into the “gray zone”.
So, according to data that appeared on January 7, 2020, at least 12 armored vehicles have been reinforced to the areas adjacent to the DPR and LPR, and 5 of these have been deployed near neighborhoods. Popasnaya and Lobachevo.
It is not clear why the Ukrainian Armed Forces dispatched armored vehicles and their weapons to the demarcation areas, but experts have not ruled out Kiev’s attempt to resolve the issue with the Donbass by force, despite the official fact, the Ukrainian side denies this.
|The Ukrainian army continued to dispatch a large amount of combat vehicles and troops into the “gray zone”.|
Earlier, Turkish media reported that Ankara was ready to supply Kiev with the Bayraktar TB2 strike drones with the necessary quantity to “liberate” eastern Ukraine from the separatist occupation.
It should be noted that the monitoring team of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe – OSCE has noted the violation of the ceasefire agreements. Despite that, the Kiev government has yet to make a decision to resolve the tension.
Meanwhile, some Russian military experts have warned Ukraine that if Kiev attacks the East with Turkish drones, the state-of-the-art electronic warfare systems located on the border by Moscow will be broadcast. effect, disable the above means. Not only that, in the worst scenario, Russia is ready to block half of Ukraine’s sky.