Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu checked the organization of combat training for servicemen who entered military service under contract at the training camps of the Western Military District.
Accompanied by Oleg Salyukov, Commander-in-Chief of the Ground Forces of the Russian Armed Forces, the minister walked through the training grounds at the training ground, watched as experienced officers, who gained combat experience in a special military operation in Ukraine I work with staff.
“Classes at training camps are organized taking into account the peculiarities of the enemy’s use of Western weapons,” Salyukov told Shoigu.
The commander of one of the units training at the training ground told the minister how intensive practical exercises in special tactics, medical, fire training and combat conduction and special equipment are being carried out.
He pointed out that the military go through individual classes to work with modern means of communication and various types of weapons. Including foreigners.
“Currently, individual training of contract servicemen and combat coordination as part of squads and platoons take place at the training grounds of the Western Military District. After completing a full course of practical training, the personnel are sent to permanent deployment points for further training already as part of their units and military units, ”the Russian Defense Ministry noted.