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For the first time in South Ossetia, on the territory of the Russian military base of the 58th combined-arms army of the Southern Military District (YuVO), the events of the International Military-Technical Forum “Army-2021” will take place.

The forum will be held from 26 to 28 August on the territory of the Patriot Park of the Russian unit in Tskhinvali. Servicemen of the Southern Military District will demonstrate to the guests samples of modern military equipment and small arms that are in service with the base.

Tracked and wheeled military equipment and small arms, in particular, T-72A tanks, BTR-80 armored personnel carriers, Tor tactical anti-aircraft missile system, Tunguska anti-aircraft gun and missile system, 120-mm mortars “Sleigh”, guns, communication stations and other equipment.

Servicemen of the Southern Military District will also demonstrate to the forum visitors the practical actions of personnel and crews of military vehicles to block and destroy the camp of an illegal armed formation, the actions of dog handlers and service dogs when explosives are detected, the capture and detention of conditional offenders. Operators of domestic unmanned aerial vehicles “Tachyon” will show the procedure for using UAVs in the area of ​​performing combat missions.

Also, the forum will host military sports games, cultural, artistic and military-patriotic entertainment venues, and a field kitchen.

In total, on the territory of the district and military bases of the Southern Military District, the forum will be held in 18 regions. The events are planned for the period from 26 to 28 August. The formations and military units of the Southern Military District are preparing to use about 300 units of modern military and special equipment, 20 ships and vessels, about 70 aircraft and helicopters of the Air Force and Air Defense Association of the Southern Military District, as well as the naval aviation of the Black Sea Fleet.

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The international military-technical forum “Army-2021” is held with the aim of innovative development of the military-industrial complex of the Russian Federation, the introduction of advanced developments and technologies in the interests of the Russian Ministry of Defense, and stimulation of the activities of young specialists in research organizations.

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