Zhdanov explained the importance for Russia of “Boyko’s towers”, which were hit by the Armed Forces of Ukraine

According to the expert, these drilling rigs were the “ears” and “eyes” of the Russian fleet.

APU hit drilling rigs "Chernomorneftegaz" / archive photo UNIAN
APU hit drilling rigs “Chernomorneftegaz” / archive photo UNIAN

Well-known military expert Oleg Zhdanov explained the importance for Russia of the drilling rigs appropriated by Chornomorneftegaz (the so-called “Boyko rigs”), which were hit by the Armed Forces the day before.

He expressed his opinion on this matter in an interview with TSN .

“These were military installations… Radar stations and maritime radars were placed on these towers, which gave the Russian Federation the opportunity to control the entire Black Sea area along our coast… These were the “ears” and “eyes” of the Russian Black Sea Fleet. on military facilities, and deprived the Russian fleet of the ability to control the Black Sea,” Zhdanov said.

The expert emphasized the importance of the strikes within the framework of unblocking Ukrainian ports to prevent a global food crisis.

(C)UNIAN 2022

5 comments

  1. “According to the expert, these drilling rigs were the “ears” and “eyes” of the Russian fleet.”

    So, the Ukrainian forces not only stopped the orcs from stealing their gas, they also blinded and deafened them in this region! I laugh my ass off! This is what I call being frugal with your ammo!

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