In Transbaikalia ended exercises with the participation of six thousand troops
Large-scale exercises involving 6 thousand military ended in Transbaikalia, reports the press service of the Eastern military district on Friday.
"In Zabaikalsky Krai on the range "Tsugol" the conduct of the stage firing at night completed a large-scale tactical exercises with troops TSB under the guidance of the district commander Gennady Liquid", - stated in the message.
It is noted that the exercise was attended by about 6 thousand military personnel and 1.5 thousand units of weapons and military equipment. It is reported that the teachings of the crews of tanks and infantry fighting vehicles crossed the river Onon. In the future, mechanized infantry and Panzer divisions, accompanied by groups of aircraft attacked the front line of defense the "enemy" and drove his disadvantageous position.
"When the division took up defensive positions to prepare for conducting training and fighting at night. In the drawing exercises were first used tactics of the roving units", - stated in the message.
It is noted that the maneuvers actively used the experience of military conflict in Syria. In particular, we simulated the situation on the use of the conditional opponent of the so-called "Jihad-mobiles", which was destroyed on different lines. At the end of the exercise long-range multiple rocket launchers "Uragan" destroyed the large reserves of the imaginary enemy.
"More than 20 aircraft and helicopters, including su-25, su-30CM, Mi-24 bombings and rockets suppressed air defense systems and destroyed critical infrastructure. During the night a defensive battle, a massive fire destroyed thousands of different purposes, - the press-service.