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Russian armor near border with Ukrania

Among them are the T-72B3M, T-80BVM, T-90M tanks, the BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles, the upgraded BMP-2 with the “Berezhok” fighting compartment, and the BTR-82A armored personnel carriers

MOSCOW, January 3. / TASS /. Formations and military units of the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation will receive over 400 units of armored vehicles this year. This is stated in the message of the Ministry of Defense, circulated on Monday.

“In 2022, more than 400 units of armored vehicles are planned to enter the formations and military units of the Land Forces of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation,” the message says.

In particular, modern and modernized samples of armored vehicles, which have proven themselves well in different climatic zones, will be transferred.

“The Ground Forces will receive modern T-72B3M, T-80BVM, T-90M tanks, BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles, modernized BMP-2 with a Berezhok fighting compartment, as well as BTR-82A armored personnel carriers,” the department added.