Tuesday, November 23, 2021

MASSING RUSSIAN TROOPS ON UKRAINE BORDER STOKE FEAR OF INVASION

 

“I would not downplay this,” Jeffrey Edmonds, a former CIA military analyst and Russia expert at CNA, told Insider. “The troop buildup is pretty significant.”

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Canadian Army's Badger 2 Armored Engineer Vehicle

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1st Infantry Regiment (France)

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27th Mountain Infantry Brigade (France)

 

French Combined Arms Tactical Subgroup (SGTIA) LYNX 11 and a British SGTIA represented the Estonia battlegroup during the BOLD AXE exercise

French Combined Arms Tactical Subgroup (SGTIA) LYNX 11 and a British SGTIA represented the Estonia battlegroup during the BOLD AXE exercise bringing together the contributing countries of the Estonia and Latvia battlegroups (Poland, Spain, Italy, Slovenia, Canada, Latvia).

Armed for this exercise with Leclerc tanks, infantry fighting vehicles (VBCI), light armored vehicles (VBL) and front armored vehicles (VAB), the French detachment conducted combat phases in the 'objective to carry out opposition missions against the Latvia battlegroup.

The objective of the exercise was to test the defense and attack devices of the two forces. It made it possible to test the procedures between the French and British soldiers and to develop automatisms.

 

40 Russian battalion tactical groups (BTG) are poised to strike Ukraine. That is a FORMIDABLE force.