a press conference on Friday adviser Interior Minister Anton Heraschenko transmit “Ukrainian News”.
“These tanks are now near the village of Yar Times Artemovskogo Donetsk region. fact, they are out of order, to our knowledge, these tanks are no longer followed because they polamalysya “- he said.
Heraschenko said that most likely polamalysya tanks because they managed separatists who are not professional tanks and do not know how to handle military equipment.
In turn, according to the Interior Ministry, the tanks had previously belonged to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, but during the occupation of the Crimea was captured by the Russian military and shipped by sea to mainland Russia.
Heraschenko said that so Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to manipulate the public opinion of the world, arguing and document confirming that Russian tanks are not invaded the territory of Ukraine.
Like known, 12 June 3 tanks as part of the column technique terrorists crossed the border of Ukraine with Russia and go aside Gorlovki.
Later, the convoy was attacked by the ATO, and 2 tanks were destroyed.