In the Black Sea on Snake Island (exit from the Danube delta) Ukrainian intelligence has established a control system for surface and underwater targets. Besides, servicemen of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine conducted exercises, which were personally attended by the head of this special service, Colonel Kirill Budanov.
This was reported by the press service of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine..
Servicemen of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine trained to fire small arms, use man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) and set mines underwater.
Budanov watched all this, who arrived on Snake Island with a check, to make sure that the intelligence officers are ready to fulfill their duties to prevent a possible invasion of the Russian military on the island. Concerns about this arose after the mention of Zmeiny by Russian President Vladimir Putin in his article about Ukraine. In Kyiv they say, that he did it for a reason, so you have to be ready.
This is also associated with the installation on the island of a system for monitoring the underwater and surface situation., provided by unnamed foreign partners. While the scouts did not have such equipment, its functions were performed by a fighter with ordinary binoculars.
Serpent's Island and its inhabitants, probably, accustomed to the visits of big officials and high-ranking military. Last month, the commander of the Ukrainian Navy, Rear Admiral Neizhpapa, and the head (now former) General Staff Colonel General Khomchak.
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