Russia reinforcing border with Ukraine

Russia reinforcing border with Ukraine

‘Large scale’ work is underway, the governor of Belgorod Region has announced

A new line of defense is being created on the frontier between Ukraine and Russia’s western Belgorod Region, governor Vyacheslav Gladkov announced during a press conference on Monday.

The official said the move comes in response to increasing tensions at the border, but did not disclose details about the construction, warning that his statements are “being carefully listened to by our enemies.”

“I will state this briefly: the work is being carried out on a large scale. Since April, within the framework of our powers, we have been actively engaged…