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In the Moscow region, more than 1,000 servicemen of the Guards Tank Red Banner Army of the Western Military District (ZVO) took to the training grounds as part of the first qualifying stages of the Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Onslaught competitions of the International Army Games-2022.

About 150 best crews of T-80, T-72B3 tanks and infantry fighting vehicles BMP-2, BMP-3 from several regiments of the Taman and Kantemirovskaya divisions of the Western Military District demonstrate their professional skills at the tank directors of the Golovenki and Alabino training grounds.

During the scoring races, the crews of combat vehicles hit several types of targets from a standstill and on the move, force a ford, pass a track bridge at maximum speed, show filigree in the obstacle and maneuvering section, overcome two steep mounds and an escarpment.

The actions of the participants in the first stages of the competitions are evaluated by judges from formations and military units of the ZVO tank association, who will determine the best crews. The first qualifying rounds will end at the end of February, with about 200 pieces of weapons, military and special equipment involved.

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