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In the Guards Red Banner Combined Arms Army of the Western Military District, about 10 thousand servicemen of formations and military units have begun passing the control check for the 2021 academic year.

About 50% of control exercises and exercises will be held at night at military training grounds in the Voronezh, Belgorod, Kursk, Bryansk, Smolensk, Tambov and Moscow regions.

During tactical exercises, special attention will be paid to shooting at night from weapons and military equipment in motion at ranges from 400 to 1200 m.Fire from small arms and a complex of weapons of armored personnel carriers BTR-82A, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, T-72B3 tanks will be conducted at static and dynamic targets, including air targets imitating unmanned aerial vehicles of the “enemy”. In total, over 2.5 thousand units of weapons, military and special equipment were involved in the inspection.

The check will end at the end of October this year. The theoretical knowledge and practical skills of military personnel in tactical, special training, military topography, communications, military medical training, as well as radiation, chemical and biological protection will be assessed.

The control check during the summer period of training in the formations and military units of the Western Military District is carried out under the leadership of the commander of the Red Banner Combined Arms Army of the Western Military District, Lieutenant General Andrey Ivanaev. In order to comply with security measures and to prevent the introduction of infection into military collectives, the control check is carried out by the commissions of the military command and control bodies of the formations and the command of individual formations of the Western Military District.

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