Ukraine Forces prepare for possible attack on Belarusian border

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Ukrainian forces have assemble a brand new line of protection along the nation’s previously exposed northern border with Belarus amid signs of another attack.

In Early February 2022, Russian corps invaded Ukraine through the Belarusian border when they tried to capture the capital, Kyiv.

Belarus’s army chief, Viktor Gulevich, announced On the 10th of May, to Deploy the Belarusian special forces and equipment in reaction to what he described as a “Southern threat” from Ukraine and Nato. Belarus has been conducting military drills its border with Ukraine since May.

Belarusian President, Aleksandr Lukashenko, has been Russia’s closest ally in its war in Ukraine. Lukashenko Pleaded the Russian-led military alliance, On Tuesday, the Collective Forces Treaty Organisation, which met in Moscow, to remain united on Ukraine and Blamed the west of lengthen the conflict.

THE GUARDIAN Reported that they was given access to Ukraine’s border positions on the condition that it did not reveal the locations or the surnames of the Ukrainians serving.

A Ukrainian territorial defence unit made up of Warriors between the ages of 19 and the mid-60s, is manning a network of trenches and positions constructed In the forests along the Belarusian border, since the February invasion.

Before February, a lot of Ukraine’s border with Belarus consisted of small kiosk-like checkpoints which Russian tanks broke by way of with ease. Two days after the invasion, Ukraine Blocked all its border crossings with Belarus and Russia.

In their evaluation of the risk from Belarus, the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence stated final week that the presence of Belarusian forces on the border would most likely forestall Ukraine from deploying assist operations on its Donbas entrance.

Armed with AK47s and a few dozen men per position, the fighters Believe that the Belarusian border will not be used by invading  Forces again.

“We’ll be in the frying pan,” joked Vova, a man who volunteered to fight in the Donbas in 2014 and was in the Soviet army. Vova signed up to fight alongside his brother, Ihor, and his brother’s son, Maksym, on the second day of the war.

“They took the first 500 men in the queue that day, but there were over 800 of us,” said Ihor, sat between his brother and son at the makeshift barracks near the border.

“I’ve got hypertension, he’s got hypertension, he’s on insulin,” said Ihor, pointing around the room at the middle-aged and pension-aged men. “And then the other part of the unit is younger guys like Maksym.”

On the Morning of the Invasion, Ihor and Maksym were working on a construction Company in Kyiv. They rushed back to the Zhytomyr Area, where their family Reside, to Register for Territorial defence units in Ukraine which are made up of people who fight in the same region as where they live.

Few Women and Some men In the Unit Said Some of them Knew Each other before the war. In Most cases, there is only a few Degrees of separation.

“In some cases, it was like, ‘Oh, your grandmother knows my grandfather, maybe we’re brothers’,” said Ihor, who added that fighting among people from his own region gave him a great sense of duty and motivation.

The unit stated they don’t have the again up of heavy artillery models, however that they have been lucky to have native geography on their aspect. The miles-long slim roads that lead down from the border are surrounded by thick forests which cowl the deep, swampy floor.

“No one has ever managed to hold this territory for that reason,” stated Ihor, the unit’s navy press secretary, talking about battles across the northern border throughout the second world struggle.

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