The total number of illegal armed formations in Donbas reaches 40 thousand militants without taking into account the regular troops of the Russian Federation. This was reported by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during a meeting with government leaders of Baltic countries on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
“For today, Russian hybrid forces in Donbas have 406 Russian tanks, 848 armored vehicles, 208 rocket launchers, 732 artillery systems, including self-propelled guns, 732 artillery systems, 413 air defense systems. The total number of illegal armed forces is up to 40 thousand militants without taking into account the regular Russian troops numbering more than 4 thousand soldiers. All this is at the expense of Russia,” he said.
Earlier it was reported that 121 Ukrainians remain in captivity in Donbas. Ukraine’s representative in Minsk talks group said this during the session of Ukraine-NATO council.