Ukraine deployed forces near Crimea

Ukrainian command decided to reinforce the defenses at the border with occupied Crimea.

55th Artillery Brigade has been deployed to Kherson Region, which borders with Crimea. The artillery brigade is accompanied by a currently unknown tank brigade of Ukrainian Army.

This week, they conducted a military drills together near the occupied Crimea.

Apart from these units, there is border guards detachment and Kherson police battalion guarding the border.

We have updated our Deployment map to reflect these changes.



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