The defense Ministry raised the alarm 20 thousand troops CVO


Stationed in Western and southern Siberia connections and military units of the Central military district raised the alarm, reports RIA Novosti. Exercises, which will last five days, are held under control check on the results of the 2016 academic year, said the assistant commander of the CVO Colonel Yaroslav Roshchupkin

“Connections and military units stationed in Western and southern Siberia, today raised the alarm and made marches to landfills where it started complete tactical and firing training during a reference check on the results of the 2016 school year,” said Roshchupkin.

He explained that the maneuvers involved infantry, tank, artillery units, the crews of the Tolmachevo air base, the battalions of antiaircraft missile systems s-300 and s-400, special forces, as well as specialists in all types of collateral.

More than 20 thousand troops in the exercise have to practice all types of fighting from exercises to defence and attack. The verification is under the control of the commander of the CVO Colonel-General Vladimir Zarucnicki.

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