Evidence of the direct intrusion of foreign military forces into Ukraine
І. Weapons and military equipment of the Russian Federation Armed Forces in the territory of Ukraine
Near NOVOSVITLIVKA, Luhansk region, Ukrainian military destroyed a Russian APC-82 which was registered in Southern Military Command of the Russian Armed Forces (Picture 1).
For reference: pilot models of APC-82 and APC-82A were made in December 2009 at Arzamas machine-building plant. In 2010, these military machines were taken in service in the Russian Armed Forces. In 2011, APC-82A were taken in service in Southern Military Command of the Russian Armed Forces.
Ukrainians forces seized a Russian-made APC. It was registered in the 23rd guards motor rifle division 65 349, the city of SAMARA, Russia (Picture 2).
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In Lutuhyne area, Luhansk region, Ukrainian military captured an airborne fighting vehicle BMD-2, number 275, registered in the 1st paratroopers company 74 268, Pskov Airborne Division (Pictures 3-5).
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For reference: the action took place near the village of HEORHIYIVKA. At the following pictures there are a fighting vehicle and a machine gun, with the name of the machine-gunner of the Russian Armed Forces SURNACHEV.
Ukrainian forces also captured an airborne fighting vehicle BMD registered at the 76th airborne division of the Russian Armed Forces, the city of Pskov (Pictures 6-8).
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| Picture 8.|Прес-служба Генконсульства України в Чикаго