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In the southern military district, the army crossed the passes of the Caucasus in the framework of a sudden inspection

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.