Russian group to inspect an envisaged area in Sweden
As stated by the Chief of the Nuclear Risk Reduction Center Sergey Ryzhkov, in accordance with the Vienna Document 2011 on Confidence- and Security-Building Measures, the Russian evaluation team plans a visit to an envisaged area in Sweden on March 25-28.
The inspection is conducted in order to determine the scale of military activity within the envisaged area which is subject to notification or to identify the absence of the military activity which is subject to notification.
The envisaged area will cover some 16,000 sq km.
During the event, Russian inspectors will visit training areas and grounds, and will be briefed on military activity, formations or units located within the specified area.