The journalistic project Bellingcat published a report named " Russia's Path to war ", which told about transport routes, which the Russian military as if to cross the border with Ukraine to participate in the conflict in the Donbass.
in the report presented Bellingcat, reported the existence of about 60 road as if to cross the Russian military Ukrainian border.
in the organization explain that analyzed data only "open source" about the fighting in the Donbass in the summer of 2014 and used publicly available satellite photos. In the end Bellingcat has identified " two types of border crossings: roads to attack from the inside and roads for entry to Ukraine and successes in most cases, an unknown target within this state." The report contains descriptions of about 30 such border crossings. Organization Bellingcat informs that revealed a close relationship Between the emergence of new "border crossing" and the ferocity of the fighting in the Donbass. According to participants of the project, these data confirm the participation of Russia in armed conflict in the Donbass. In July Bellingcat published a report on the collapse of the Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine. In it, the project was subjected to charges of the Russian military in the Ministry of falsified satellite photos. For its part, the experts revealed that the method used Bellingcat when the report is unscientific and says nothing. In the West and in Kiev has repeatedly accused the Russian Federation to participate in the conflict in the Donbass. However, 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.