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externalInstitute for the Study of War: Russian forces likely losing confidence in security of Crimea

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August 18, 2022 6:28 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The U.S. think tank reported on Aug. 17 that Russian military leaders are likely on “high alert” following recent strikes in Crimea, resulting in a potential restructuring of its forces in the region. Russian propaganda is reportedly trying to falsely frame recent attacks on Russian military facilities in Crimea as “terrorist attacks” to deflect the blame Russia bears for its war in Ukraine.

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