In the near future, military personnel will be sent to the liberated areas of the city of Deir ez-Zor for reconnaissance and assessment of the scope of the upcoming mine clearance. In total, 175 military personnel of the international mine action center and 42 units of special engineering equipment will be transferred to the Syrian Arab Republic to participate in humanitarian demining, including the modern Uran-6 robotic complexes,says release.
In addition to the sapper units, a dog unit with mine detection dogs will enter the unit.
It is reported that, first of all, the sappers will be engaged in the demining of roads leading to the city's social infrastructure, hospitals, schools, residential buildings, water and electricity supply facilities and historical cultural monuments.
The military added that “the demining squadron of the International Mine Action Center of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation is completely autonomous and is equipped with the most modern demining and protection kits (selective portable induction mine detectors IMP-2S, portable locators of wired control lines for explosive devices PIPL, portable detectors for inline explosive devices INVU-3 combined-arms sets of mine clearance IAD-2-02) and life support (autonomous power supply installations, mobile complex Pts sources and canning of water MKKV-1000, field kitchens, tents to accommodate military personnel) ”.