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Commander of the Central Military District (CVD) Colonel-General Alexander Lapin awarded the participants of the joint Russian-Tajik exercise. The servicemen were presented with departmental medals and valuable gifts.

The main stage of the exercise took place on April 23 at the Harb-Maidon training ground. From the Russian side, about 2.5 thousand servicemen of the 201st military base were involved in the exercise, up to 400 units of military and special equipment were involved, including Su-25 SM attack aircraft, Mi-24 attack helicopters, military transport Mi- 8, T-72 tanks, modernized BMP-2M infantry fighting vehicles, BTR-82A armored personnel carriers, Grad, Uragan multiple launch rocket systems, Gvozdika and Akatsia artillery mounts. Reconnaissance of targets and adjustment of fire was provided by the group of unmanned aerial vehicles “Orlan-10”, “Granat”, “Leer”.

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