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Russia Continues Testing Newest Weapons in the Occupied Territories of Ukraine

March 4, 2019
Russian occupants are using cannon-launched precision-guided munitions against the Ukrainian servicemen
Russia Continues Testing Newest Weapons in the Occupied Territories of Ukraine

A representative of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine told about the evidences of employment of Russian artillery shell “Krasnopol” by the occupation troops in the “Donbas. Realities” programme.

According to Vadym Skibitskyi, the experts were carrying out analysis of ammunition that has recently hit into residential building, situated on the contact line in JFO area. Gathered shell fragments are related to features of the Russian precision-guided ammunition. The elements of guidance system, warhead and stabilization part, which provides to regulate the trajectory of “Krasnopol” shell, are identical.

The representative of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine also released information regarding the training of cadre servicemen of the Russian Armed Forces to employ newest Russian ammunitions in combat condition in the occupied Ukraine.

According to him, the military intelligence of Ukraine fixed arrival in Donbas of cadets and instructors of the St. Petersburg Military Artillery Academy, and instructors, who are training the servicemen of the Russian Federation Armed Forces in Russian territory.