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Minister of Defence inspects the course of brigade tactical exercises of the “South” Regional Command military units

by April 3, 2017 Legal

At the Matybulak training ground, Minister of Defence Colonel-General Saken Zhasuzakov inspected the course of the final stage of brigade tactical exercises and positively assessed the training of the military units of the “South” Regional Command.

During the inspection the Minister heard the report of the Commander of troops of the South Regional Command on matters of implementing tasks in crisis regions, localizing and suppressing a simulated armed conflict according to the plan of exercises.

A special feature of brigade exercises was the use of unconventional and non-standard forms of combat operations, particularly – “tank carousel” tactical maneuvers and tactics of tunnel combat.

The command and personnel of the military units worked out issues of deploying troops in the field, organizing service of troops, battle defense, camouflage, and material and technical support in conditions of separation from the points of permanent deployment.

Recall, in total, about 4000 servicemen, over 150 armored vehicles, more than 450 units of wheeled vehicles, and 12 units of aviation were involved in the exercises.

Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan