The Mariupol brigade is the first motorized unit of Ukrainian Ground Forces to receive BTR-4 armored personnel carriers.
Ukrainian command has decided to equip a second unit of the Ground Forces with Ukrainian-made BTR-4 armored personnel carriers. Official social page of 56th Motorized Brigade recently revealed that at least one BTR-4 is now in the service of the brigade.
Prior to this, only 92nd Assault Brigade was known to operate BTR-4 armored personnel carries in the structure of Ukrainian Ground Forces.
Unit’s page has been updated to reflect changes above.