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Servicemen of the Western Military District and the Baltic Fleet of the Russian Federation participate in joint exercises with Belarus

Press Service of the Western Military District (ZVO) in the Baltic the fleet (BF) reported that BF marines began loading equipment onto landing ships during a joint exercise with the Belarusian military under the name “Shield of the Union-2015”.

"In the Military Harbor of Baltiysk, the units of the marines of the coastal forces of the Baltic Fleet began loading military equipment on amphibious ships for sailing and carrying out a naval landing operation," the RIA press service reports. "News".

For loading, the large landing ship Alexander Shabalin, the small air-cushion landing ships Evgeny Kocheshkov and Mordovia, as well as the landing boats Lieutenant Rimsky-Korsakov and Michman Lermontov, are used. During the sea passage, the ship’s landing group will be covered by the “Resistant”, “Quick-witted” and “Quick” corvettes, as well as the sea aviation. Then the active phase of the exercises will begin, during which the landing will be carried out on an unequipped section of the coast with live firing.

In addition, the press service of the ZVO noted that district motorized riflemen participate in joint exercises, which have already managed to work out actions to destroy the tactical landing of a conventional terrorist group.

"Motorized rifle company ZVO on infantry fighting vehicles BMP-2, reinforced tanks T-72B3, moved to the aid of the rear units, carried out the blocking of the conditional enemy’s landing and fettered his forces in battle. Then the T-72 B3 tanks that approached the battlefield destroyed the landing with the fire of 125-mm guns, ”the department noted.

Belarusian-Russian maneuvers "Union-2015 Shield" will last until 16 September. They involve more than 8 thousands of military personnel and about 400 units of military equipment.
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  1. A1L9E4K9S
    A1L9E4K9S 14 September 2015 05: 59 New
    Learn guys, learn, from studying bad yet no one was, knowledge will come in handy in life and in battle.
    1. Nevsky_ZU
      Nevsky_ZU 14 September 2015 06: 42 New
      I knew that Psaki has a third eye, after all, from a quick analysis of the article, Belarus has access to the sea)))
      1. Petergut
        Petergut 14 September 2015 14: 59 New
        That's right, comrade. If you cross the Rostov Mountains, then immediately the Belarusian Sea begins.
  2. sagitch
    sagitch 14 September 2015 06: 10 New
    And they called it right - Union "! Let them remember that we are not united!
    1. Russ_Dry
      Russ_Dry 14 September 2015 08: 11 New
      "one" and "one" have slightly different meanings
      either "not" remove, or "one" to "one" replace, otherwise garbage turns out
      1. pvv113
        pvv113 14 September 2015 10: 38 New
        I put you a plus for your attention good
  3. katalonec2014
    katalonec2014 14 September 2015 07: 28 New
    Let the West know what happened, we will stand in one line.
  4. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 14 September 2015 07: 36 New
    Here is the visible result of the necessary attitude to the Armed Forces to strengthen the defense capability of the state. You no longer have time to keep track of where, when, and what exercises began. Everything is only for the benefit and to strengthen the army and navy.
  5. roskot
    roskot 14 September 2015 08: 21 New
    Then the active phase of the exercises will begin, during which the landing will be carried out on an unequipped section of the coast with live firing.

    Again, the Baltic states will cry. Russians are coming.