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In the Republic of Kazakhstan, at the Matybulak training ground of the 40th military base Otar, the first stage of the competition of the International Army Games “Masters of Artillery Fire – 2021” started. Russia and Uzbekistan competed in the first race.

The competition is attended by the crews of 120-mm mortar complexes 2S12B, representing the teams of Azerbaijan, Belarus, Vietnam, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, Syria, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The winners will be determined in three stages: “Individual Race”, “Night Sprint” and “Relay”.

Servicemen compete in the accuracy of firing missions from the 2S12B mortar system, in hitting targets from the PKT machine gun, firing from RPG-7V grenade launchers, AK-74 assault rifles and will work out the standards for taking a firing position and adjusting fire.

The drivers of the mortar crews demonstrated their skills in overcoming various obstacles, such as a “snake”, a track passage in a mine-explosive obstacle, a slope and a model of a track bridge on an MT-LB vehicle.

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