Militants in the Donbas rapidly gaining former prisoners and sent to the front – exploration

In the Donbass in the units of Russian occupation troops in the military service recruited under contract ex-prisoners.

About it reported in a press-service GU of the Ministry of defense intelligence of Ukraine.

“In 11 separate motorized rifle regiment (Donetsk) and 9 separate assault infantry regiment of the marine corps (Novoazovsk) 1 AK (Donetsk) of the armed forces formed division of persons who have served sentence for a crime previously committed. After conducting accelerated training these units are sent to the forefront,” – said in the message.

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As noted, for the newly formed units in the reserve are the so-called “rapid response group” on armored fighting vehicles, which perform the function of “protecting groups”.

According to intelligence reports, the invaders carry out a set to cover the shortage of personnel.

We will remind, earlier the Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak has denied the threat of the militants ‘ offensive in Donbas. He assured that he sees threatening situations regarding the East of Ukraine.