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Two prizes at once were brought by the team of the special forces department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region from the tactical shooting championship among security forces to the Cup of the Governor of the Pskov Region: “Typhoon” became the first in the “Duel” competition and took bronze in the team event …

By the decision of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, 2 teams of employees from the Typhoon special forces department were determined to participate in the II open championship in tactical shooting. There are 22 teams in total, which represented OMON, SOBR, Rosgvardia, special forces unit “Thunder” of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia, “SOBR” of the federal customs service of the Pskov region, a special unit of the FSB of Russia for the Pskov region, military units of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation and two special forces units of the FSN of Russia – OSN “Zubr” (of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Pskov Region) and the OSN Typhoon of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region.

The championship was opened by the governor of the Pskov region Mikhail Vedernikov. The solemn right to raise the flags of the Russian Federation, the Pskov region and the flag of the GRU brigade of the Ministry of Defense was granted, including to the command of the Typhoon special forces.

Competitions were held in stage II. Stage I included daytime single and nighttime team exercises with obligatory fulfillment of elements of physical activity and practicing tactical medicine during the exercise.

According to the results of the first stage, the command of the special forces “Typhoon” took 3 prize and 5 places, respectively, in the team competition of 22 teams.

The II final stage included competition in the team relay “Duel”, also with the obligatory performance of elements of physical activity. As a result of the competition, a team of three employees of the “Typhoon” special forces department took 1 prize out of 22 teams.

The winners and winners of the II Open Tactical Shooting Championship were personally awarded by the Governor of the Pskov Region Mikhail Vedernikov. The Governor expressed the hope that the main task of the championship – the exchange of experience among law enforcement officers, has been achieved, noted the great role of introducing modern fire training techniques against a tactical background, wished all employees success in their professional activities.

Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region

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