The army of the Russian Federation in the occupied Crimea



Military units from Chechnya, Karachay-Cherkessia, Dagestan and occupied Crimea raised by drill Thursday morning.

The defense Ministry on Thursday in the framework of a sudden check of combat readiness raised to drill about 3 thousand troops in the occupied Crimea and the North Caucasus. About it reported in a press-service of the southern military district (YUVO), reports TASS.

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“Today, in accordance with the decision of the commander of the southern military district, Colonel-General Alexander Dvornikova to sudden check of combat readiness was implemented the upgrade of the alarm of a number of formations and military units of the district, stationed in Karachay-Cherkessia, Chechnya, Dagestan, and Crimea”, – stated in the message .

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The press service said that the verification has attracted about 3 thousand servicemen and more than 1 thousand units of armament, military and special equipment, including tanks T-72B3, infantry fighting vehicles BMP-3, BTR-82A. Now these military units with standard weapons do marches to landfills, along the way they will reflect the attack of the enemy.