Russian Armed Forces use more than 100 tons of ammunition during exercises annually

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The Russia’s Armed Forces use more than 100 thousand tons of ammunition and missiles during military trainings annually, Deputy Defense Minister, Gen. Dmitry Bulgakov said in an interview with the “Krasnaya Zvezda”.

“More than 100 thousand tons of missiles and ammunition, about two million tons of petroleum products (fuels and lubricants) are used annually only during the military training,” – said Bulgakov.

He noted that every year specialists of technical services ensure proper operation and maintenance of more than 120 thousand units of armored vehicles and rocket-artillery weapons, more than 400 million units of automobile and other equipment.

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