Today, About 32 Thousands of the Servicemen of the Russian Occupation Troops are in the Territory of the Crimea

March 18, 2019
This was stated by a representative of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine on the air of the “ATR” TV channel

The Russian occupants considerably increased a number of weapons and military equipment after annexation of the Crimea. In particular, according to the assessments of the military intelligence of Ukraine, approximately 100 combat aircrafts are additionally deployed in the occupied Crimea. A number of combat vehicles are increased. The Russian Black Sea Fleet includes 6 submarines equipped with “Kalibr” cruise missiles. “Bal” and “Bastion” coastal missile systems were redeployed in the territory of the Crimea.

“S-400” Russian air defence guided missile systems deployed in the annexed Crimea are capable to hit the aircrafts even in the central regions of our state. According to Vadym Skibitskyi, the Russian troops are capable to use these weapons in the case of escalation of the armed aggression against Ukraine.