“According to intelligence, there are not more than 3,000. They are instructor-officers and officers who help the local commanders,” Khomchak stated.
According to him, the most senior official among the Russian career military men, according to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, is Major General of the Armed Forces of Russia Yakubov.
Earlier, it was reported that Russia deployed about 87,000 troops to the region that is bordering Ukraine. This was announced by the head of the Main Directorate for International Cooperation and Verification of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Lieutenant-General Leonid Holopatiuk.
As we reported, the situation in the Donbas Conflict zone might deteriorate at any moment. It depends on the authorities of the Russian Federation.