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Military engineers of the 58th Combined Arms Army of the Southern Military District (YuVO), as part of a large-scale command post exercise (KShU), used heavy mechanized bridge kits and ferried troops across crevices in the mountains of North Ossetia.

Engineering subdivisions have worked out the tasks of bringing to the highest degree of combat readiness, fulfilled the standards for the arrangement of bridge crossings using the sets of the heavy mechanized bridge TMM-3M2 on the chassis of the KamAZ vehicle. Specialists built 40-meter bridges with a carrying capacity of up to 60 tons and ensured the passage of troops through the ravines.

Also, specialists of the engineering service, during remote mining, used an engineering and reconnaissance fire loop, worked out the conduct of engineering reconnaissance of the terrain, and carried out fortification equipment of borders, positions and areas.

The final command and control department was organized as part of the final inspection of the troops (forces) of the Southern Military District for the 2021 academic year under the leadership of the commander of the military district, Army General Alexander Dvornikov. When conducting exercises, a special commission of the headquarters of the Southern Military District will assess the implementation of combat readiness measures, the state of weapons and military equipment, and material and technical support.

The objectives of the command and control system are to test the level of readiness and ability of the command and control bodies of the troops (forces) of the Southern Military District to act in solving the tasks of ensuring the military security of the Russian Federation in the South-Western strategic direction, to obtain practice by commanders, commanders and staffs in commanding and control of troops (forces) in the course of combat training. action.

Servicemen of the Southern Military District will work out practical actions within the framework of bilateral regimental and battalion tactical exercises at 25 training grounds of the district.

The command post is attended by formations and military units of the Southern Military District, as well as units of military bases deployed in Abkhazia, Armenia, South Ossetia, as well as part of the forces of the Black Sea Fleet, the Caspian Flotilla, which will work out practical actions in the waters of the Black and Caspian Seas.

In total, about 8 thousand servicemen were involved in the command post with the associations and formations of the Southern Military District, about 350 units of weapons and military equipment from the combined-arms armies, air force and air defense formations, formations and units of the combat arms and special forces of district subordination, the forces of the Black Sea Fleet and Caspian flotilla.

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