Minister of Defence inspects a number of military garrisons in the south of Kazakhstan
Minister of Defence Colonel-General Saken Zhasuzakov made a working trip to the commands and units of Almaty, Guards, Taldykorgan, Saryozek and Zharkent garrisons.
During his work at the Guards training site, the Minister inspected the preparedness of teams of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan to participate in the Army International Games-2017 competitions, in particular: Masters of the Artillery Fire, Sniper Line, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Computing Competitions, and Military Medical Relay Race.
For the third year our teams participate in the Army International Games. At the same time, we consider these games not just as competitions, their essence as a whole is revealed in the fusion of adversarial spirit with the spirit of military brotherhood. The price of success in the most large-scale military competitions is not just high, but genuinely difficult and honorable. I wish you an honest and uncompromising struggle, an objective refereeing and victory, – Colonel-General S. Zhasuzakov said at the meeting with Army-2017 participants.
In addition, the Minister thoroughly inspected the competition venue, living conditions of the Army-2017 participating teams, routes arrangement, and the order for overcoming obstacles.
At the same time, as part of the working trip to the southern region, the head of the defence department inspected military units 55078, 30131, 54380, 21751, 74261, 40275, 65229, 01098. Having carefully examined their technical equipment and security, the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan gave a number of specific instructions on the further development of infrastructure and improvement of social, living, housing conditions of servicemen of garrisons.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan