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The exercise in the island zone of the Eastern Military District ended with a drawing of practical actions by the troops.

The event was attended by over 10 thousand servicemen, about 500 pieces of equipment, several dozen aircraft, and over 10 ships and vessels of the Pacific Fleet for various purposes.

So the paratrooper of the conditional enemy, which landed on the Kuriles and Sakhalin, was eliminated during the training battle? units of the army corps of the Air Defense Forces. The maneuvers took place in three locations, on the islands of Sakhalin, Iturup and Kunashir.

During the two-sided exercise, the army corps soldiers gradually completed the training complex? -? combat missions, marching, radiation, chemical and biological protection, repelling the attack of sabotage groups of the “enemy”.

Subunits of the corps, having made a march into the areas of the proposed landing of the opposing side, carried out preparations for an antiamphibious defense with the engineering equipment of their positions.

The conditional enemy carried out a simultaneous landing from large amphibious ships of the Pacific Fleet into the rear and flanks of the army corps units, in order to capture bridgeheads and deploy a further offensive on the islands. At the same time, the marines landed on modern armored personnel carriers BTR – 82AM.

The servicemen of the army corps timely detected a mock enemy and, in cooperation with artillery and tank subunits, destroyed the landing groups.

When conducting a bilateral exercise, the leadership of the military district introduced a competitive system and has already given a high assessment to the actions of both sides at all stages of the maneuvers. According to the results of the exercises, the units of the army corps showed the best performance.

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