Ukraine knows what forces Russia has stationed on Zmiinyi Island, Ukraine’s intelligence chief says

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Snake Island
Snake Island

The Russians invaded and started to occupy the Ukrainian island soon after launching its invasion of Ukraine on Feb. 24.

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“The Russians are deploying a special group on Zmiiny Island, which consists of air defense units, as well as units armed with rocket artillery systems,” Budanov said on Ukrainian national television.

“In addition, there is a group of military boats and special forces units,” he said.

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He also said that Ukraine continues to strike the Russian invasion force on Zmiinyi Island, and will do so until the island is completely liberated.