The amount of Russian forces stationed near the borders of Ukraine makes approximately 115,000 Russian troops. The troops are located along the eastern border of the country, as well as occupied areas of Donbas and the illegally annexed Crimea. Dmytro Kuleba, the Foreign Minister of Ukraine said so during the briefing.
"Russia deployed a large military group in the regions near the state border of Ukraine. It consists of tanks, artillery, air and naval forces. That's more than 40 battalion tactical groups with 115,000 servicemen", the minister said.
According to Kuleba, Moscow refuses to explain its actions next to the border of Ukraine, in the occupied Crimea and Donbas.
Earlier, the Minister claimed that Ukraine has no intentions to resolve the conflict in Donbas by force.