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In the Krasnodar Territory, as part of the international Russian-Pakistani exercise “Friendship-2021”, servicemen of the engineering unit of the Southern Military District (YuVO), together with foreign colleagues, conducted fire training classes using the latest small arms and armored personnel carriers BTR-82A.

Military engineers of the Southern Military District equipped training sites for firing from a Kalashnikov AK-12 assault rifle, a Makarov pistol in motion, a PKP-M machine gun, a Dragunov sniper rifle, and an upgraded SVD-M.

The guests showed particular interest in modern armored personnel carriers
BTR-82A, which were fired by officers of the Pakistani special forces. Most of all, the Pakistanis liked the ease of control and the accuracy of firing from the weapons of a modern armored personnel carrier.

Further, the Pakistani military personnel are expected to take joint actions in urban conditions, a two-way practice of assaulting the building and landing by landing method from a Mi-8AMTSh “Terminator” helicopter.

During the exercise, the servicemen of the special forces of the two countries are practicing the interaction of conducting hostilities in the elimination of illegal armed formations.

The Druzhba-2021 exercise at the Molkino training ground is carried out in accordance with the plan of international military cooperation and will last until October 9 of this year.

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