"During field training, troops will work on their skills in operating modern T-72BM tanks, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, Akatsiya and Gvozdika self-propelled artillery using Zastava, Granat and Navodchik-2 drones," the military district said in a statement.
Over 1,500 Russian Servicemen Begin Drills in South Ossetia
11:59 GMT 02.09.2015 (Updated: 12:15 GMT 02.09.2015)
© Sputnik / Igor ZaremboTraining range for amphibious armored vehicle drivers
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During the drills in South Ossetia, Russian troops will operate modern T-72BM tanks, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, artillery using drones.
2 September 2015, 08:41 GMT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Over 1,500 servicemen are participating in military exercises in South Ossetia, Russia's Southern Military District said Wednesday.