As part of military exercises, a powerful multi-service disposition of Russian Army forces is being formed in the Russian Federation on the borders with Ukraine; thus the threat of from the Russian Federation remains at a high level.
This was announced by the representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Vadym Skibitsky at the briefing, which was broadcasted by 112 Ukraine TV channel.
"According to military intelligence, the level of threat to national security of Ukraine remains high. In preparation for the strategic command and staff exercises "Caucasus-2016", the main phase of which is scheduled for September 5-10, powerful multi-service disposition of Russian Army forces are formed in areas near Ukrainian-Russian border,. These forces will be ready to be deployed and immediately engaged in the interests of Russian leadership,"- said Skibitsky.