TBILISI, December 7. /TASS/. Georgia’s Foreign Ministry has expressed protest about Russia’s drills in the Tskhinval region.
The foreign ministry said the drills are “an attempt to encroach on the sovereignty and territory integrity of Georgia, they violate the international law.”
On December 5, over 1,000 gunners and about 200 units of weapon and military equipment of the 58th Army entered the field exercises, which take place at six shooting ranges in the North Caucasus region and in South Ossetia, press service of the Southern Military District told TASS.
“During the drills, special attention will be paid to practicing of modern Zoopark-1 missile and artillery ground reconnaissance complexes, Msta-S self-propelled howitzer and modernised Tornado-G multiple launch rocket systems,” the press service said.