The Russian defense Ministry building in the Voronezh region, a military town, not a base, said Commissioner of the Ministry of defence of Russia Colonel Igor Konashenkov, explaining the message of foreign media on the construction of a "huge military base" near the Russian-Ukrainian border.
"Any sensation in the erection of a new military camp, located in bogucar, Voronezh region, to accommodate military connections of the Western military district, no ", ? the expression Konashenkov was quoted by news Agency.
He clarified that all tender documentation on erection of this object of the month is more freely available on a dedicated resource in Internet Internet. The Commissioner of the office drew attention that the Russian defense Ministry does not lead the construction of military bases in the territory of the Russian Federation, As to accommodate soldiers and their families in a planned manner fresh military camps are erected." the construction of military facilities and social infrastructure to accommodate military connections of the Western military district, which is stationed in bogucar, is conducted during the approved in the end of the 2012 base plan for the construction of military towns ", - has explained the General. According to his statement, this joint connection in 1994 was derived from Germany, where he was part of the Western group of forces, and since the relocation was stationed on the foundations of the Soviet structure. Konashenkov noted that the new military town to accommodate military offices is being built on a standard project. Besides military objects (barracks, administrative buildings, guardhouses, classrooms) will be built here, supporting social infrastructure for soldiers and their families ? trade-living center, a cinema, a sports complex with swimming pool, school and kindergarten. As reported by the print edition OPINION, on Thursday in the Western media there were messages about the construction is the second largest Russian military base at the border line with Ukraine. The story is about Boguchar in the Voronezh region, the former tank division, later condensed. According to the international agencies, now the infrastructure is there at 5, 2 thousand Soldiers. It is noted that in Boguchar units will be relocated from Nizhny Novgorod.