Zakharova: no cyberattack on Russian foreign ministry’s websiteRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 18:29
Russia not ready to say whether it will cut oil production or freeze itBusiness & Economy October 23, 17:29
Experts probing into situation around cyberattack on Russian foreign ministry’s websiteRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 17:05
Two bandits killed in special operation in Nizhny Novgorod - sourceWorld October 23, 15:15
S Arabian minister invites Russian counterpart to GCC oil ministers meetingBusiness & Economy October 23, 13:42
A family of eight killed in airstrike near Mosul - TVWorld October 23, 13:08
Kiev military launch more than 200 shells, destroy house in DonbassWorld October 23, 11:10
Rescuers evacuate 15 people from house hit by gas explosionSociety & Culture October 23, 11:07
Russian health minister says producing vaccines in Nicaragua is "very profitable"Society & Culture October 23, 7:36
DUSHANBE, August 11. /ITAR-TASS/. Battalion tactical exercise of a unit of Russia’s 201st military base was launched in the south of Tajikistan on Monday, spokesman for the Central Military District Captain Igor Shcherbakov told ITAR-TASS.
The maneuvres are held at the Sambuli range not far from the Kurgan-Tyube city where the 149th regiment of the combat force is stationed.
According to Shcherbakov, “the maneuvres have three stages in which it is planned to drill combat actions in blocking and destroying the main enemy in mountainous terrain; the main focus will be on maneuvrability of the units.”
“More than 100 armored vehicles and some 500 troops are involved in the maneuvres to drill defensive and offensive actions, movement operations, missions to search for and destroy subversive terrorist groups of the simulated enemy,” the spokesman said.
The 201st base is Russia’s largest ground military facility outside the country. The combat force includes some 6,000 troops, accommodated in garrisons near the Tajikistani cities of Dushanbe, Kurgan-Tyube and Kulyab. Under the interstate Russian-Tajikistani agreement, this base will be deployed in Tajikistan until 2042.