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Servicemen of reconnaissance units of the motorized infantry connection of the Central military district (CVO), stationed in the Sverdlovsk region, held a night search and destroy wandering fire of the enemy during the exercises held today in the middle Urals.

He conceived the division of military intelligence, acting in isolation from the main forces, came out in night search to locate wandering fire weapons – pickup trucks with heavy machine guns leading up harassing fire on peaceful settlements.

Secretly moving on the ground, the scouts organized the observation of the enemy in the proposed area of search. Selecting and camouflaged positions for surveillance, the military had perfected techniques for locating firing points visually and aurally. Defining the place of firing and emerging outbreaks of the shot, the soldiers of the calculated distance to the position of the roving firepower of the enemy. Using a complex intelligence, control and communication “Sagittarius”, the military personnel brought the fire of cannon artillery on the main and spare firing positions of the enemy. During the artillery attack positions and vehicles of the enemy were destroyed.

In order to come as close to real combat situation, was widely used noise simulation. To complicate the conduct of visual reconnaissance at night the position of the observers was specially lit up by searchlights and flares.

In total, the exercise involved more than 500 soldiers and about 100 units of military equipment.

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