Putin announced the sudden checking in the Armed forces

“To assess the combat and mobilization readiness today from 7 a.m. in accordance with the decision of the Supreme commander of the Armed Forces launched another surprise inspection. Subject to verification of the number of bases of storage of weapons and equipment, and certain military authorities”, — said Shoigu, “Interfax”. According to Shoigu, the test will last until June 22.

The Minister of defence said that troops should be prepared to perform tasks in the armed conflicts of varying intensity and crisis situations. Shoigu added that it is also need to pay special attention to the mobilization component of the armed forces, state reserve forces contained in the stockpiles of weapons and military equipment.

According to Shoigu, foreign attaché will be informed about the test. He also instructed to form four working groups and to organize their work in the joint strategic commands.