The commander of the WMD assessed the level of combat training of the troops stationed in the Bryansk, Belgorod and Voronezh regions
The commander of the Western Military District, Colonel-General Alexander Zhuravlev, during the control check of the troops for the winter training period, assessed the level of combat training of military units stationed in the Bryansk, Belgorod and Voronezh regions.
At the training grounds of Pogonovo, Boguchar, Klintsy and Valuyki, Colonel-General Alexander Zhuravlev heard reports from the commanders of the formations involved in the inspection, and observed the conduct of live firing by the crews of T-72B3 tanks, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, and BTR-82A armored personnel carriers using the armament complex of armored vehicles.
In total, more than 150 control bodies, military units and organizations of the Baltic Fleet, two combined arms armies, the tank army, the Leningrad army of the air force and air defence, stationed in 26 subjects of the west of the country, were subjected to control checks in the Western Military District
The commissions will give an objective assessment of the field training of both individual servicemen and crews - up to and including the formation.