Russia is stepping up apparently, its military presence in the annexed Crimea Peninsula. There are more than ten fighter jets would be moved there, reported the Interfax news Agency, citing the Ministry of defense in Moscow.

you should be permanently on the converted air force base Belbek stationed. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov have said that Ukraine is preparing “a provocation” before the turn of the year, it said. In the case of the aircraft it is supposed to be Sukhoi Su-27 and Su-30 fighter jets. A further confirmation of the relocation of the aircraft, there is not currently.

Russian media had already reported at the end of November of the plans of the government in Moscow to move an anti-aircraft missile system S-400 on the Crimea.

Russia had annexed the Crimea in 2014. The tensions in the Region have been heightened recently after an incident in the Strait of Kerch at the entrance to the Black sea. In the border regions of Ukraine to Russia and Belarus, the war is currently legal.

Sergei Lavrov

Russian foreign Minister Lavrov criticized on Monday the neighboring Ukraine exceptionally sharp. It was not Russia, the fight against the “Ukrainian Regime”, said in an Interview with the Kremlin mass-sheet “Komsomolskaya Pravda faithful” in Moscow. “Against the Ukrainian Regime, which has all the characteristics of Nazis and neo-Nazis to fight the Russian-speaking Ukrainians living in the Donbass.”

Lavrov warns Ukraine

In the coalfields of the Donbass in Eastern Ukraine, the Ukrainian army will fight back in 2014 against Pro-Russian separatists. Their combat strength is primarily based on the constant supply of weapons, ammunition and fighters from Russia. Lavrov said, however, the separatist people’s republics of Donetsk and Luhansk as separate States. “And what then?” he asked. “The Rest of the Ukraine will lose, and the Nazis leave?”

He warned the Ukrainian President, Petro Poroshenko, in front of an allegedly planned attack on the border with the Crimean Peninsula. “Then he gets a reaction that he can Hear and See passes,” said Lavrov. The establishment of a Ukrainian Orthodox national Church on the weekend, he mentioned. The Church’s detachment of the Ukraine is a defeat for the Russian Orthodox Church of the Moscow policy.


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