This was announced today to journalists by the Commander of the Air Force and the Air Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Belarus, Major General Oleg Dvigalev.
“The battery arrived in Belarus, currently it is in Minsk,” he said, noting that after all the necessary procedures had been completed, the unit would be relocated to Baranavichy. According to Oleg Dvigalev, after the arrival of the third Tor-M2 battery in Belarus, a full-fledged division will be formed, based on completely new models of military equipment.
The first battery of the Tor-М2 anti-aircraft missile system arrived in the republic in December 2011, the second - in 2012. The third battery will also go into service with the 120-th anti-aircraft missile brigade in Baranovichi, ITAR-TASS reports.