March 15: Approximately 8.6 thousand soldiers of the Russian troops are currently located in Donbas


By [email protected] (Тарас Возняк)

March 15 – “Approximately 8.6 thousand soldiers of the Russian troops are currently located in Donbas. Together with illegal armed formations of so called People’s Republics of Donetsk and Luhansk, the Russian group of troops amounts to more than 43 thousand militants, approximately 780 tanks, 1030 armoured vehicles, 500 artillery systems, almost 420 MLRS, 7 flame throwers “Buratino,” nearly 130 air defence systems,” – said Deputy Chief of Staff of the ATO in sector C Valentyn Fedychev.

March 15 – After the events at Independence Square (Maidan) in Kyiv in winter of 2014, Armed Forces of the Russian Federation were ready for any scenario – Moscow was ready to bring its nuclear forces to alert, – stated Russian President Vladimir Putin in a film about the annexation of the Crimea “Crimea. The way home.”

March 15 – President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of violating the ceasefire and said that Minsk agreements have failed: since the beginning of a full ceasefire on February 15th, it has been violated 1100 times. This was stated by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in an interview to Bild newspaper before he left for Germany. Also the President noted that the OSCE observers do not have proper access to be able to fully control the process of withdrawal of heavy weapons. The President called to respond to violations of Minsk agreements by increased sanctions against Russia.

March 15 – To Crimea for the disarmament of the Ukrainainn soldiers, the Main Reconnaissance Department of the Russian Federation was sent. This is presented in the movie about the annexation of Crimea, “Crimea -The Road to the Fatherland,” which will be transmitted on the Russian television channel, Russia 1,” stated RF President Volodymyr Putin. “In order to block and disarm 20,000 individuals, well armed, it is necessary to have a certain selection of personnel. This means not only in terms of numbers, but also in terms of quality. Professionals were needed who know how to do this. Therefore, I delegated the task and provided directions to the Ministry of Defense what to hide under the guise of increasing the guards for our army objects in Crimea, to send there the special sub-units of the Main Reconnaissance Managers and units of the land navy soldiers, the paratroopers.

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  1. Avatar Michel Cloarec says:

    Minsk 1 agreement was never respected. Minsk 2 is not respected. Maybe it should be reminded with a short version.

    1 Immediate and full bilateral ceasefire
    2 Withdrawal of all heavy weapons by both sides
    3 Effective monitoring and verification regime for the ceasefire and withdrawal of heavy weapons
    4 From day one of the withdrawal begin a dialogue on the holding of local elections
    5 Pardon and amnesty by banning any prosecution of figures involved in the Donetsk and Luhansk conflict
    6 Release of all hostages and other illegally detained people
    7 Unimpeded delivery of humanitarian aid to the needy, internationally supervised
    8 Restoration of full social and economic links with affected areas
    9 Full Ukrainian government control will be restored over the state border, throughout the conflict zone
    10 Withdrawal of all foreign armed groups, weapons and mercenaries from Ukrainian territory
    11 Constitutional reform in Ukraine, with adoption of a new constitution by the end of 2015

  2. Avatar Dirk Smith says:

    Thanks for the proof Putler. More incriminating evidence when you’re shipped to the Hague, like your idol Milosevic.

  3. Avatar Charles J. Kollman says:

    Putin and The so called misfits Ukrainians in east Ukraine will never honor a cease fire or a trust this is not how they play the game why is this, so hard to understand! The only thing they will understand is to be all pushed back over the border into the so called Mother Land. If there is no pain there is no gain. When the Russian border is with The Reich and France there will be much crying. French guns for sale never used dropped once. Never trust a guy that fights with his feet and screws with his lips. To gain Putin must feel pain and the question is who will deliver it to him.