Ukrainian Border Guard Service strengthens air defense
Amid threats on Ukraine's border with Russia and Belarus, on the sea coast and the contact line, the State Border Guard Service is equipping its units with new ZU-23-2 anti-aircraft guns
This was announced by the spokesman for the State Border Guard Service, Andriy Demchenko.
According to him, the anti-aircraft guns will be used to combat Russian Shahed drones and other air targets.
In addition, they will be used to target Russian sabotage and reconnaissance groups, destroy Russian personnel and equipment, including armored vehicles.
The State Border Guard Service added that the newly formed anti-aircraft units have undergone the necessary training and are now on combat duty.
- In December 2023, the commander of the AFU Joint Forces, Serhiy Nayev, said that over the past two weeks, Russian sabotage and reconnaissance groups had tried to penetrate Ukraine 7 times.