Unannounced combat readiness of the Russian Armed Forces
In accordance to the order of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armed Forces combat readiness inspection for assessing combat and mobilization readiness of military control bodies and hardware and armament storing bases started at 7 a.m. on June 14.
“A number of armament and hardware storing bases and separate military control bodies will be inspected,” said General of the Army Sergei Shoigu.
According to the head of the defence department, special attention is to be paid to mobilization capability of the Russian Armed Forces, condition of reserve formations, hardware and armament alongside with preparing troops for performing assigned tasks during armed conflicts of different intensity and crisis situations.
General of the Army Sergei Shoigu said that cooperation between formation headquarters and executive power bodies of the Russian Federation subjects, and military registration offices was to be controlled. Readiness of troops control systems with deploying field mobile control posts of involved formations is to be inspected, he added.
“Special attention is to be paid to organization of activity of the operational personnel while planning activity of troops in different crisis situations,” stressed the Defence Minister.
Capability of military districts for urgent coherence and delivering formed military units and formations to regions of natural and technogenic accidents is to be inspected either, ordered General of the Army Sergei Shoigu.
Sergei Shoigu ordered the Deputy Defence Minister Anatoly Antonov to inform foreign military attaches about holding the unannounced complex combat readiness inspection of the troops.
The inspection will last until June 22.