The latest weapons and military equipment presented in the military-technical forum "Army 2020" in the southern military district, the press service of YUVO.
In the southern military district continues preparations for the International military-technical forum, which will be held at 16 parks "Patriot" in 14 constituent entities of the Russian Federation. The forum of the southern military district will take part more than 40 military units, more than 10 enterprises of industry and scientific research institutes and educational institutions.
Russian su-27 intercepted the approaching to the border of Russia an American reconnaissance aircraft in the Black sea, the defense Ministry reported.
The crew approached the aircraft objects and identified them as a strategic reconnaissance aircraft RC-135 of the U.S. air force and the plane of base patrol aircraft P-8A "Poseidon".
More than 5 thousand servicemen of the southern military district began bilateral battalion tactical exercises simultaneously in five regions of the North and South Caucasus, the press service of YUVO.
Maneuvers in preparation for large-scale exercises "Caucasus-2020" held in Dagestan, North Ossetia, Chechnya, and military bases of the southern military district in Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
Troops of the southern military district have returned to their after an additional verification tasks of combat readiness, announced Saturday in a press-service of the district.
Sudden check of combat readiness in the Russian armed forces was held from 17 to 21 July. After her troops YUVO almost at full strength went to landfills, to clarify the willingness of the district to the strategic command and staff exercises "Caucasus-2020".
Russian military neutralized the attack drones on the doctrine on the ground Gudauta in the framework of a sudden inspection, reported in a press-service of the southern military district.
"In the framework of a sudden check combat readiness of units of electronic warfare, in collaboration with radar points of the Russian military base of South military district in Abkhazia defused shock unmanned aerial vehicles", - stated in the message.
Servicemen of the southern military district (SMD) within the announced on the eve of the sudden check of combat readiness of the Russian Armed forces marched on horseback through the mountain passes of the Caucasus, said the head of the press service of the southern military district Vadim Astafyev.
"The personnel of the motorized infantry connection of the southern military district, stationed in Karachay-Cherkess Republic, in the framework of a sudden check the combat readiness of the district is raised to drill. Servicemen of battalion tactical groups performed a range of activities, including access to the area of formation of columns and make the March through the mountain passes using Mongolian horses and Karachai breed," said Astafiev.
The Il-76 military transport aviation of Russian air force has deployed personnel and military equipment of the intelligence units involved in a sudden check of combat readiness of the Tver region on airfields in the Krasnodar territory and Rostov region, reports the Ministry of defence.
In Russia, President Vladimir Putin, on 17 July announced the sudden checking of the troops of the southern and Western military districts, and separate connections under the Central government, Navy and marine corps.
Vladimir Putin announced the sudden checking of the troops of the southern and Western military districts, the defense Ministry reported.
It is planned to assess their ability to provide security in the South-West of the country and the level of preparation for the exercises "Caucasus-2020" to be held in September.
Fighter jets of the naval aviation of the black sea fleet flew to intercept American spy plane, reported in Department of information support a press-service of the southern military district.
On-duty air defense forces detected the American aircraft at a considerable distance from the border and continuously watched him with radar controls. To intercept in the air up multi-purpose fighters su-27.
Landing ship dock US Navy Oak Hill began the transition in the Black sea, later he will join US destroyer Porter ("porter") for the joint patrols, the report said the U.S. Sixth fleet.
"USS Oak Hill began the transition in the Black sea. Oak Hill will be the fourth U.S. Navy ship, which will enter the Black sea and join USS Porter for joint patrols," - said in message on Twitter.
The Minister of defence of the Russian Federation General of the army Sergei Shoigu was awarded the order of Suvorov of the 58th combined arms army of the southern military district, told reporters at the defense Ministry.
The decree about rewarding connections for merits in strengthening the country's defense, high performance in combat training and heroism, courage and selflessness shown by personnel during the execution of combat missions, was signed by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.