Fire of fuel tank kills 123 people in Pakistan - TVWorld June 25, 7:58
Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-FitrSociety & Culture June 25, 5:18
Mexico knocks out Russia from FIFA Confederations Cup with 2-1 win in KazanSport June 24, 19:59
Putin visits Crimean youth camp ArtekSociety & Culture June 24, 19:42
Conflict around Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means - source at Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 24, 16:44
More than 237,000 fans attend Confederations Cup matches already - Deputy PM MutkoSport June 24, 15:03
Sistema's president hopes for dialogue with Rosneft on settlement agreementBusiness & Economy June 24, 14:56
CNN deletes article about meeting between Scaramucci and Russian Direct Investment FundWorld June 24, 13:12
Ukrainian Army units shell Donetsk Republic in first hours of newceasefireWorld June 24, 5:19
ULAN-UDE, January 15. /TASS/. Motorized infantry units stationed in the Siberian republic of Buryatia have been put on combat alert amid a snap check that started on Friday, the press service of the Eastern military district has said.
The surprise combat readiness check involves motorized infantry, tank, artillery and air defense units.
"In total, more than 2,000 military and around 400 units of combat, special and automobile equipment have been involved," the head of the press service, Alexander Gordeyev, said.
The servicemen were deployed to the firing ranges in the designated areas. "They will accomplish training and combat tasks there," the press service said.
The check is under control of Major-General Dmitry Kovalenko, the commander the Eastern military district’s combined-arms formation.