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At a meeting of the Military Council, the commander of the Southern Military District (YuVO), General of the Army, Alexander Dvornikov, spoke about the measures taken this year to combat the new coronavirus infection.

“In order to combat the spread of the new coronavirus infection, a mixed grouping of forces and equipment has been formed in the military district. It included not only the medical service department, military medical organizations and medical units of the military level, but also the forces and means of the radiation, chemical and biological protection service and other departments of the military district services, ”General of the Army A. Dvornikov said.

In his speech, the commander of the Southern Military District recalled the assistance provided by the combined units of radiation, chemical and biological protection to the enterprises of the military-industrial complex and socially significant objects in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the area of ​​responsibility of the district.

“In addition to the territories of military units, in the spring of this year our specialists processed 73 defense industry enterprises, five pre-university and three higher military educational institutions of the RF Ministry of Defense. Disinfection with special solutions was carried out in hundreds of buildings for various purposes, on thousands of square meters of adjacent territory, ”General of the Army A. Dvornikov listed.

Following the instructions of the Chief of the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces, the consolidated units of the Southern Military District carried out disinfection of socially significant objects in Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

Consolidated detachments of special treatment disinfect the collection points for conscription of citizens to military service.

The commander of the district troops also noted the high degree of responsibility of the medical units of the Southern Military District.

“Military medical organizations, their branches and structural units were partially or completely redesigned to operate in the mode of specialized hospitals for the treatment of patients with a new coronavirus infection, algorithms for the examination and treatment of patients were developed. The changes also affected the medical supply system, which was charged with the task of timely provision of all those in need with personal medical protection equipment and systems for diagnosing a new infection, ”General of the Army A. Dvornikov said.

It is worth recalling that the medical and paramedical personnel of the military district have been trained to provide medical care to patients with a new coronavirus infection. Ten mixed medical and nursing teams performed with dignity and gained practical experience in the fight against a new infection in the Moscow region, Italy and Serbia.

In pursuance of the decision of the President of the Russian Federation to provide assistance in the treatment of the local population in the Republic of Dagestan, as well as outside the Russian Federation in Abkhazia, mobile multidisciplinary hospitals were quickly deployed to provide qualified medical care.

The final meeting of the Military Council of the Southern Military District was held via videoconference. The command staff of the formations and military units of the district took part, being at the regular command posts. Restrictive measures were taken in order to comply with sanitary standards to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection.

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