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In the Stavropol Territory, the railway units of the Southern Military District (YuVO), during a special tactical exercise (TSU) on the ground, restored a section of the railway that was destroyed after a massive air strike by a mock enemy.

The personnel of the repair and restoration unit made a march with a total length of over 200 km on standard equipment to the area of ​​the damaged section of the railway.

During the march, the unit commanders worked out the tasks of air defense, overcoming conditionally contaminated areas of the terrain.

Upon arrival in the indicated area, the servicemen, using special tracked vehicles of the railway troops, in less than a day restored over 300 m of the damaged track, searched for minefields, conducted radiation, chemical and biological reconnaissance at the construction site.

The work of the railway workers was complicated by the active actions of the sabotage and reconnaissance groups of the mock enemy in the area of ​​the exercise, which made attacks on the detachments that were restoring the railway track.

In total, over 200 servicemen of the Southern Military District took part in the special tactical exercise, more than 60 units of special and automotive equipment were involved, including track machines PRM-RM and VPRM-G.

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