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In the southern military district completed the advanced check of readiness of troops

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".

"The troops of the southern military district completed the tasks of a sudden check combat readiness", - stated in the message.

It is noted that in the places of permanent deployment back more than 170 mechanized columns of formations and military units, including more than 30 battalion tactical groups of the mouth and reinforced motorized rifle and tank units that participated in the exercise from the very beginning of a sudden check.

"In the field continue to carry out tasks of combat training of artillery and missile troops of the southern military district in the framework of the field output in the units of missile troops and artillery. Also on the training fields planned lessons carried out reconnaissance of the composition of combined arms units special purpose of the southern military district," - said the press service.