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The crews of the Iskander-M operational-tactical missile systems (OTRK) of the Guards Combined Arms Army of the Western Military District (ZVO) began to march to the permanent deployment point after a successful missile launch at the West-2021 exercise at the Mulino training ground in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

The missilemen are marching in a combined way along federal roads and the railway over a distance of more than 1000 kilometers to the Kursk region and will begin the preparation and transfer of weapons and military equipment for seasonal service.

According to the results of the joint strategic Russian-Belarusian exercise (SSU) “West-2021”, the calculations of the Iskander OTRK were rated “excellent”.

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Practical actions of troops (forces) within the framework of the SSS “West-2021” took place at five training grounds of the Republic of Belarus and at nine training grounds of the Russian Federation. About 200 thousand people were involved in the exercise, more than 80 aircraft and helicopters were involved, up to 760 units of military equipment, including. over 290 tanks, over 240 guns, multiple launch rocket systems and mortars.

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