Based in the European Union American Tanks soon repainted in green With sand, which were painted military vehicles for over 10 years, mass media.
The tanks were painted in sand colour for operations in the middle East. The decision to go to the forest color is made on the background of the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine, stresses the magazine Stars and Stripes.
for its part, the commander of Land forces of the USA in the European Union, Lieutenant-General Ben Hodges said that the change of colors symbolic. In his vision, "even the color is set to" when the story is about " deterrence and reassurance ". Western countries have repeatedly accused the Russian Federation of interfering in Ukraine's internal Affairs. Moscow has stated many times that it is not involved in the events in southeastern Ukraine, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis. In the capital of Russia emphasize that all the charges against her are unproven. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of July, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began more than 6, 8 thousand People, at least 17 thousand have Received damage of health.