This was announced by the Deputy Chief of the Main Operational Office of the Armed Forces General General Alexei Gromov during a briefing on December 1. "The enemy holds reserves in the north of the occupied Crimea to strengthen their groups of troops in the Dnieper and Orikhiv directions," Gromov said.
According to him, the city of Dzhankoy and the surrounding areas actually turned into the largest military base in the temporarily occupied territory of the Crimea Peninsula, from where the redeployment of Russian occupation troops, weapons and military equipment from the Russian Federation. In addition, there are about 750 units of weapons and military equipment in the field park in the area of Medvedivka District.
The brigade general suggested that this situation can create some temporary difficulties for the Ukrainian military. We will remind, earlier in the GUR Ministry of Defense revealed plans of Russian troops until the New Year. The invaders have completed the regrouping of the army in temporarily employed parts of Kherson, Zaporizhzhya and Donetsk regions. The movement of an additional contingent was recorded in the Rostov and Belgorod regions, as well as in the Crimea.