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In accordance with the plan of combat training of the airborne troops and guards separate airborne compounds from Ulan-Ude, 15 February at the site Sosnovyy Bor in the Republic of Buryatia completed tactical exercises of units of the airborne battalion connections with reinforcements.

The event’s main objective – improvement of skills of actions of troops in an environment as close to combat and also to give practice to the commanders of the subordinate units in combat.

The teachings of the paratroopers were practical landing personnel. Also, while it was worked out the action for the seizure and destruction of objects simulated enemy in the area of landing. Then the Marines marched in which has overcome the infected areas and processed actions in the fire RAID of the enemy on the column. After the March, the division units were deployed in a battle order and went on the offensive, destroying the imaginary enemy. After the task, the Marines went on the defensive and held the specified positions are the main forces of the connection.

During the exercise, commanders confidently navigate a rapidly changing environment, promptly used the most basic and the given forces and means competently managing them and applying bold and innovative solutions. The staff coped with all the tasks, their aims achieved.

The situation on the ground was as close to combat: equipped minefields, barbed wire and obstacles. Just to participate in the teachings attracted more than 300 servicemen and about 40 units of equipment, including combat vehicles BMD-2 and self-propelled artillery systems 2S9 “Nona”.

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