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Tank crews motorized connections of the southern military district (SMD) in cooperation with the crews of infantry fighting vehicles BMP-3 tanks destroyed imaginary enemy at the landfill Prudboy in the Volgograd region at night with indirect fire.

In the framework of the bilateral command-staff exercises of the 8th army of the southern military district the crews of tanks T-90A has provided fire support to infantry units in the offensive.

The shooting was carried out by a regular artillery shot, as well as from heavy machine guns at targets, simulating armored vehicles of the enemy.

The crews of BMP-3 struck targets, indicating the manpower and lightly armored vehicles of the imaginary enemy, took up defensive positions on the front edge.

The phase of the offensive live-fire was conducted at night using night vision devices and tracer ammunition.

In the doctrine, which is chaired by the commander of the combined arms Union of Lieutenant-General Andrei Schevago, attended by about 3 thousand servicemen and about 1 thousand units of equipment.

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