Today, August 25, by decision of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin initiated the next sudden check begalinova the Russian army. This is stated in the statement of the Minister of defense of the state-occupier Sergei Shoigu, says the press service of the Ministry.
“In the course of rearrangements to assess the readiness of the southern military district deployed in a short time self-sufficient forces for containment of crisis situations. To test the ability of the Western and Central military districts capacity building efforts in the South-Western strategic direction,” he said.
Troops of the southern part of forces and means of the Western and Central military districts, the Northern fleet, air force, paratroopers from 7:00 Kyiv time, are in combat readiness “full”, he said at a meeting with the leadership of the defense Ministry.
According to Shoigu, the objectives of the next check – testing of full cycle direct training of the armed forces “to protect the interests of the Russian Federation in the context of growing threats to its security, and also to assess the ability of the army to “quickly increase the combat readiness in the South-Western direction.”
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