Head of Ukrainian Intelligence Badim Skabitskyi says there are about 8 thousand Russian soldiers on the territory of Ukraine.
"On the territory of our country 7700 thousand people of Russian Armed Forces".
According to the information, the number of Russian soldiers in Ukraine is still the same for quite a time. In September 2015. Head of the Department of Social Help on the East of Ukraine said there are about 9 thousands Russian soldiers in reserve and 33 thousand are working with militants. There are only about 40% of local residents there.