The Bear Reawakens: Ukraine Claims Russia Has 33,000 Troops & 160 Tanks Near Border

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Having unleashed a massive military drill earlier in the day, Russia is reportedly amassing military force on Ukraine's border once again:

  • *RUSSIA HAS 160 TANKS NEAR UKRAINE BORDER, KOVAL SAYS: INTERFAX
  • *RUSSIA BOOSTS BUILDUP NEAR UKRAINE TO 33,000 TROOPS, KOVAL SAYS

Mykhailo Koval, deputy head of Ukraine’s National Defense and Security Council, spoke on Russian military buildup on ICTV channel, according to Interfax. We await YouTube confirmation...

Some have claimed up to 42,000 troops are positioned on Ukraine's borders:

 

and the state of affairs in Ukraine as of last week...