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Kiev may be the mirror to answer the assignment to a number of Russian military units in honor of the Ukrainian cities. This broadcast channel “112 Ukraine” said the chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios. Video is available on YouTube.
“Whatever they have the advantage in troops, weapons, number of military units and formations of Ukraine still has not won. Let them try. Then we will have, I think, and shelves Barnaul, Murmansk, and so on and so forth,” — said Matios.
According to him, “Ukrainian — always creative fiction, and this fiction always saved”.
Decrees on awarding honorary titles to a number of units of the Russian army was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin on 2 July. Under the new decrees, the 6-th tank regiment of the Russian army now bears the honorary title “guards of Lviv”, the 68th tank regiment — “guards Zhitomir-Berlin”, 163-Panzer regiment — “guards Nezhin”. Honorary titles of military rated parts “with the purpose of preserving the glorious tradition of military history, indoctrination in the spirit of devotion to the Motherland and loyalty to military duty”.
Kyiv took it as a signal that Russia “is not going to stop in the Donbas and the Crimea.” “Their decisions the Russians continue their long tradition is to steal someone else’s story and glory. [The decree] is a marking of territory and the articulation of claims to the lands of other Nations, to which Russia is irrelevant,” said the chief of staff of the Armed forces of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko.
Video, photo All from Russia.