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Ukraine News Today Mar. 26, 2017: Russia deploys dozens of modern tanks close to Ukraine border; Military helicopter crashes in eastern Ukraine

Ukraine News Today: Russia deploys dozens of modern tanks close to Ukraine border; Military helicopter crashes in eastern Ukraine
Ukraine News Today Mar. 26, 2017: Russia deploys dozens of modern tanks close to Ukraine border; Military helicopter crashes in eastern Ukraine

Russia deploys dozens of modern tanks close to Ukraine border – Reuters

A Reuters witness saw dozens of modern tanks arriving at a railroad station in Pokrovskoye in the country’s southern Rostov region, according to UNIAN.

The amateur video was uploaded on Reuters YouTube channel. As reported earlier, a “working group” from Moscow has visited the occupied territories of Donbas to study financial and socio-economic situation at the “nationalized” enterprises.

Russian experts recommended that the heads of expropriated companies send to Moscow more promptly the updates on HR issues with the purpose of taking measures to prevent a possible social explosion, according to the coordinator Information Resistance group, Dmytro Tymchuk.

Military helicopter crashes near eastern Ukraine’s Kramatorsk, casualties reported

Mi-2 military helicopter is reported to have plunged to the ground after colliding with power lines outside the town of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine, according to the press center for the ATO Headquarters, Joinfo.com reports with reference to UNIAN.

Search and rescue teams have arrived at the crash site, close to a settlement of Malynivka. The details of the crash and the number of victims are yet to be verified as a group of ATO Headquarters officials, also deployed at the scene, is assessing the incoming information.