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Russia could launch a military attack on the territory of Ukraine from the Caucasus in Kyiv have already prepared for such developments. This was stated by Deputy foreign Minister of the country Vasily Bodnar in an interview to “Interfax-Ukraine”.
According to him, the teachings of Russian military exercises “Caucasus-2020” can go to the military offensive “just in the short term,” Ukrainian intelligence also notes the intensification of hostilities in the Donbass, and the concentration of troops on the border of Russia and Ukraine, and in Crimea, which Kiev still considers its territory.
Such concerns are understood in NATO and “shared by a significant number of military experts and analysts,” says Bodnar. Among the possible reasons for the attack on Ukraine foreign Ministry spokesman called the issue of water supply to the Crimea. “Russia will not hesitate to use the armed forces to achieve their political or economic goals,” — he stressed and stated that the country is ready.
Bodnar was first warned of the possibility of an attack on Ukraine due to a drought in Crimea on June 18. Informed about a possible war over water, warned the American analytical Agency The Jamestown Foundation. Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Georgiy Muradov called such statements “surrealities paintings.”
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