Why Russia Deploying Troops Near Ukrainian Border:
Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed that Russia Deploying Troops Near Ukrainian Border.
The deployment of the additional Russian troops across the country should not concern other states. However this does not pose any threat to them, said Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
“The Russian Federation deploys the Armed Forces on its soil as it wants to. But This should not concern anyone and this is not posing any threat to anyone,” Peskov added.
However Moscow is taking “all the necessary measures to ensure the security of its frontiers,” he stressed. Peskov noted that “the Russian troops have never taking part and are not participating in armed conflicts on Ukraine’s soil.”
RUSSIA WARNED NATO:
Moreover, Russia has warned Nato against sending any troops to help Ukraine, amid reports of a large Russian military build-up on its borders. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia would take “additional measures” if Nato were to make such a move.
Sporadic, low-level clashes continue in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatists.
US forces in Europe are now on higher alert, citing “escalations of Russian aggression” in the area.
A Nato official told Reuters news agency that Russia was undermining efforts to reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine and Nato ambassadors had met on Thursday to discuss the situation.
“Allies share their concerns about Russia’s recent large-scale military activities in and around Ukraine,” the official said.
WHAT UKRAINIAN COMMANDER SAYS:
However, Ukrainian Commander-in-Chief Ruslan Khomchak said on Tuesday that Russia is building up armed forces near Ukraine’s borders in a threat to the country’s security, accusing Moscow of pursuing an “aggressive policy” towards Kyiv.
In remarks to parliament, Khomchak also accused pro-Moscow separatists of systematically violating a ceasefire in the conflict in eastern Ukraine agreed in July 2020.
In addition, the United States Military Command in Europe has increased its level of oversight from a possible crisis to an impending crisis.
However European monitors have spotted new weaponry on the Russian-backed side in recent weeks. But Artillery fire has become more frequent.
So below is the video footage, some of which is seen below, circulated widely on social media. Purportedly showing Russian military convoys and trains loaded with large amounts of military hardware. This including tanks and other heavy armored vehicles which were toward the country’s borders with Ukraine.
Video footage of Russia Deploying Troops Near Ukrainian Border:
For instance, if any war occurs between the two countries then what is your comment on this.