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Artillerymen and tankmen of the motorized rifle unit of the 49th Army of the Southern Military District (YuVO) in the Stavropol Territory conducted combat coordination of crews and tank crews with live fire at maximum range.

The servicemen carried out equipment and camouflage of firing positions, reconnaissance of targets and fire defeat of a simulated enemy using the modern intelligence command and control complex (KRUS) “Strelets”.

Also, the standards for tactical, fire, engineering training were fulfilled, training in fire control of regular units was carried out.

The servicemen completed about 50 firing missions to destroy armored vehicles and manpower of the simulated enemy at a distance of up to 12 km, including from closed firing positions. After each fire mission, the artillerymen and tankers performed an anti-fire maneuver, advancing to new positions.

More than 400 servicemen of the Southern Military District took part in the combat training events, about 70 pieces of equipment were involved, including 152-mm self-propelled artillery Msta-S and Grad-M multiple launch rocket systems, as well as T-72B3 tanks.

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