: Russian electronic military equiment found near Ukrainian border

17:46 Aug. 18, 2016

Russian electronic military equiment found near Ukrainian border

(Source: State Border Service of Ukraine)

Russian federation placed three reconnaissance systems near Ukrainian border, State Border Service reports. 

These complexes were disclosed during border monitoring with a help of a Diamond Aircraft. Reconnaissance systems are situated 2,5 km away from the borderline in Kharkiv region. Electronic warfare devices were placed near the Ukrainian territory right at the time when Russia started provocations at the annexed Crimea in August.

Read more Frontline situation getting worse: Russian proxies attack 96 times using heavy artillery


Moreover, Ukrainian defense intelligence informs that Russia has sent the next lot of tanks and munition supplies to Donetsk and Lugansk regions. Additionally, Russian-controlled separatist forces also got man-portable rocket launchers, also classified as flamethrowers – 'Shmel'. 

Read more Russia supplies more weapons to Donbas


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