Russia deploys new batch of paratroopers and marines in Crimea and Kuban

Source : 112 Ukraine

Field command posts of the Southern Military District combined armies deployed in the Krasnodar region and in Stavropol
13:36, 28 August 2016

Within the framework of a sudden check the combat readiness of the Armed Forces Russia has deployed air assault brigade of the Airborne Forces and a brigade of the Caspian flotilla marines on unfamiliar polygons in the occupied Crimea and Krasnodar territory.

Related: Unexpected spot checks of Russian combat readiness of military

This was stated by the Ministry of Defense.

"Connection airborne units of the Volgograd region have made the 1200 kilometer march in a combined way, and arrived at the training ground Opuk (Crimea), where they started the organization of protection and defense of the new area of ​​concentration and preparation for the implementation of training and combat tasks", Interfax Ukraine quotes Russian Defense Ministry.

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