Exploration has documented the use of heavy bombers TU-95 in the area of the Crimean Peninsula, – Skibitskiy

Разведка зафиксировала применение тяжелых бомбардировщиков ТУ-95 в районе Крымского полуострова, - Скибицкий

Exploration has documented the use of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation heavy bomber TU-95 in the area of the Crimean Peninsula. This was during the briefing, which was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”, said the representative of the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine Vadim Skibitsky.

“For the last days, we noted the use of heavy bombers TU-95 in the area of the Crimean Peninsula. They practiced questions first, the missile and bomb strike on the territory of Ukraine, and the missile attack on the naval bases of the black sea region countries”, – he noted, adding that the exercises are held in the framework of the “Caucasus-2016”.


In addition Skibitsky said that on the territory of occupied Crimea in General there is a strengthening of defense. “In the airport “Kirov” military transport aircraft IL-76 being transferred personnel and property from the composition of the 76th airborne assault division of airborne troops of the Russian Federation. At the airport “Kirov” and “Belbek” with Russia had deployed more than 2 dozens of combat aircraft such as SU-34, SU-35 and MiG-29. There is a growing air defense of the Crimean Peninsula by moving to the Crimea through the Kerch ferry division is antiaircraft-rocket complexes With-400″, – he explained.

Earlier, the State border service of Ukraine (SBGS) reported about the flight of Mi-8 on the ARC and on the deployment of Russian reconnaissance systems on the border with Kharkiv region.