Russian CRACK paratroopers ambushed after bragging about their mission on unencrypted lines.
When elite VDV air assault troops attempted to seize Hostomel airport, 30 miles from kyiv, Ukrainian troops were on the prowl.
When the Russian paratroopers tried to take the Hostomel airport, the Ukrainian troops were on the lookout.[/caption]
His mission was essential to Mad Vlad’s plan to capture kyiv within 72 hours.
But his failure shattered his hopes of a quick victory, as his idiotic soldiers revealed their plans three days before the start.
The bug was exposed by the respected Rusi think tank.
One report stated: “The VDV assault units received the plan three days before the invasion and started talking excitedly in anticipation of their daring operation.
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“When they landed, they were met by Ukrainian artillery and a coordinated counterattack, quickly pushed out of the airport.”
Finally, Russia captured the airfield, but it was too late.
The invasion had lost momentum and “it was clear that they lacked the combat power to successfully capture the city,” Rusi added.
The revelations follow claims that encrypted radios have failed.
Ukraine’s SBU intelligence published intercepted phone calls in which an FSB intelligence officer complained that the radios were not working.
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