American General said on 10 Russian battalions near the Ukrainian border
On the territory of the Russian Federation on the border with Ukraine are 10 battalions of the Russian military, said the commander of the army in the European Union General Frederick Ben Hodges. Words Hodges leads Reuters. Russia has stated many times that is not a party to domestic conflict and that Ukraine is not and was not of Russian troops and weapons. Kiev also recognized the lack of Donbass regular units of the Russian army. The chief of the General staff of the armed forces of Ukraine Colonel-General Viktor Murzenko said that Kyiv has information about the participation of individual Russian Citizens and soldiers of the Russian army in the armed conflict in the Donbass, but said that the Ukrainian army keeps fighting with periodic parts of the Russian army. Notice that the Ukrainian side could not give Moscow copies of the documents, as if belonging to the Russian military.