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In the motorized rifle regiment of the Vislenskaya division of the combined arms army of the Western Military District (ZVO), a company tactical exercise was conducted to organize ambushes at the Pogonovo training ground in the Voronezh region.

According to the plan of the event, the motorized riflemen received intelligence data on the movement of manpower and equipment of the “enemy” along the conditional route. The servicemen carried out engineering training and camouflage of firing positions, after which from 30-mm cannons installed on armored personnel carriers BTR-82A, automatic grenade launchers on the AGS-17 “Flame” machine gun, “Pecheneg” machine guns, an AK-74M assault rifle with collimator sights and 125- mm smoothbore guns of the T-72B3 tanks destroyed the conditional enemy.

After a successful operation, motorized riflemen set up smoke screens and quickly moved to reserve firing positions in order to avoid an artillery strike from the “enemy”.

A key feature of the exercise was the organization of fire shelters in such a way as to quickly destroy the enemy in close contact with the help of the landscape specifics of the terrain, avoiding possible losses.

About 200 servicemen of the combined arms army of the Western Military District took part in the company tactical exercise, about 40 units of weapons, military and special equipment were involved.

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