Photo: Vitaly ANEC / RIA Novosti
In the Crimea on alert atonement for the second division of anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 “Triumph”. About it reports on Saturday, January 13, RIA Novosti.
According to the Agency, crews placed on the Crimean Cape Fiolent near Sevastopol. They are part of the anti-aircraft missile regiment of the compound of the national air defense force and air defense of the southern military district.
Crews moved to the position after the order of the commander of the army Lieutenant-General Viktor Sevostyanova about taking over security. It is noted that they deployed the launchers, carried out the topographic positioning and orientation of the complexes on the ground, starting the detection and tracking of targets.
January 10, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the placement of the second division of s-400 is not a threat to anyone, and the measure of security on the Russian-Ukrainian border.
The first division of s-400 was deployed in the area of Feodosia in the spring of 2017.
The Peninsula became part of Russia after the March 2014 referendum in which the majority of voters the people of the region supported this decision. Kiev, the EU and the USA refused to recognize results of plebiscite. In Moscow insist that the accession of the region conform to the norms of international law.
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