The Russian army will not to repair and use air defense complexes s-300, which remained in the Crimea from Ukraine. About it “RIA Novosti” has informed a source in power structures of the Peninsula.
“The s-300 complexes, remaining in Crimea after the Ukrainian army, are in stock, they will neither be repaired nor be operated in the future by the Russian army,” — said the Agency interlocutor. He said that the complex will preserve.
The source also added that Russian troops in Crimea are armed with the latest air and missile defense s-400. On Saturday in Sevastopol opened a service centre of concern “Almaz-Antey”. He will repair all defense systems on the Peninsula.
In 2014 during a straight line President Vladimir Putin said that the Peninsula was located 38 launchers With 300 Ukrainian air defense forces.
A source close to the General staff of Russia, told the “Moskovsky Komsomolets” that the Ukrainian military, before leaving the parts in accordance with the instructions damaged the key elements of the systems. The source said that the damaged s-300 can not be recovered will be disposed of.