Large-scale artillery exercises to be held in Urals and Siberia

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Artillerists of the Russian Central Military District will hold shooting exercises from the “Grad” and “Uragan” MRLS in the Urals and Siberia, the CMD press service reported.

The trainings involve more than 5,500 servicemen and about 1,200 units of armaments and military equipment.

“The CMD artillery units will hold live firings from the “Grad” and “Uragan” multiple launch rocket systems at landfills located in the Orenburg, Chelyabinsk and Kemerovo regions,” – a press-release said.

Shootings will be held as part of the exercises of the CMD artillery and missile forces, which also involve units armed with the “Iskander-M”, “Tochka-U” operational-tactical missile systems, “MSTA-S” self-propelled howitzers, mortars and anti-tank weapons.


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