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From 5 to 10 August, in the Khatlon region of the Republic of Tajikistan at the Harb-Maidon training ground, a joint exercise will be held with the military contingents of Russia, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. This was announced by the commander of the Central Military District (CVO), Colonel-General Alexander Lapin.

“In early August, we will take part in a joint exercise with the participation of military contingents of the armed forces of the republics of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan at the Harb-Maidon training ground. During the exercise, we will work out the preparation for the conduct of hostilities by a joint group of forces to defeat the detachments of illegal armed formations that invaded the territory of the union state, ”said Colonel-General Alexander Lapin.

The core of the Russian military contingent will be the units of the 201st Russian military base: mountain motorized rifle, tank, artillery, as well as groups of a special separate special-purpose unit of the Central Military District. In addition, RCB protection specialists and mobile electronic warfare groups will be involved in the exercise.

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The 201st military base stationed in Tajikistan is Russia’s largest military facility outside its borders. Located in two cities – Dushanbe and Bokhtar. It includes motorized rifle, tank, artillery, reconnaissance units, air defense units, RCB protection and communications.

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