Dmitry Tymchuk, Head of the Center for Military and Political Research, Coordinator of the Information Resistance group
Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine
According to Information Resistance operational data, yesterday, October 14, local residents in Sverdlovsk, Rovenki and Antratsyt and representatives of Russian “Cossack” groups reported on the establishment of a “Cossack People’s Republic.” At the entrances to Sverdlovsk, they have installed Cossack checkpoints.
In occupied Crimea the accumulation of Russian occupation troops continues from formations of new units.
In particular, in Simferopol, in the composition of coastal forces, the BSF [Black Sea Fleet of the Russian Navy] 8th separate Artillery Regiment was formed, with operational command of the Southern Military District. Their weapons – about 60 pieces of artillery and rocket artillery systems (self-propelled howitzers and MLRS “Tornado”), as well as the ATGM.
In the area of the isthmus (Armyansk), the formation of a mixed artillery unit of the occupation troops from subsequent units of the Russian Federation Armed Forces (from the Black Sea Fleet, as well as earlier those who had been transferred to Crimea). Formed are:
• The 8th SAR (BSF) [Separate Artillery Regiment of the Black Sea Fleet, Russian Navy],
• The 810th marine brigade (BSF) artillery unit,
• The 943rd reactive artillery regiment,
• The 291st Artillery Brigade,
• The 205th Motorized Rifle Brigade.
Source: Dmitry Tymchuk FB