Joint drills of Russian and Tajik Armed Forces completed

Joint drills of Russian and Tajik Armed Forces completed

Russian-Tajik joint command-and-staff exercises in Tajikistan was completed at the Harbmaidon training area. They were held on March 27-30 at five polygons of Tajikistan.

During the final stage, the special forces worked out cooperation in the detection, blocking and destruction of illegal armed formations.

"BTR-80, BTR-82, BMP-2, T-72 tanks, 122-mm self-propelled howitzers 2S1 Gvozdika and multiple rocket launchers BM-21 Grad were widely used  during tactical events training," the press service of the Central Military District said. 

The joint group of forces was supported by a joint aviation group. It included Su-24M bombers, Su-25 assault planes, Tu-22M3 long-range bombers, as well as Mi-8 and Mi-24 transport and combat helicopters.More than 2,000 servicemen took part in the final stage of the exercises at the Harbmaidon training area, about 700 military and special equipment were involved.


Vestnik Kavkaza

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