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CBRN Drill in Russia August 11, 2019

Russia's Eastern Military District (VVO) is participating in full-scale CBRN drills. About 2,000 experts and more than 500 units of military hardware have advanced to the concentration areas. The drills will take place at Tsugol range in the Trans-Baikal Territory; Turgenevskiy range in the Primorye Territory and Uspenskiy range in the Sakhalin region, VVO said.

 

During the drills, the servicemen will cover the troops from chemical and biological attacks of the conditional adversary who applies various types of munitions for delusion. "Special attention will be paid to using the experience of modern armed conflicts. For example, the radiological, chemical and biological defence experts will act with account taken of tactics, which is used by ‘militants’," VVO’s press service said.

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