General Command of the Army (NE), solving the problem of training troops in 2013 academic year, the main efforts are focused on increasing the level of training and coordination of controls and field training of troops.
In order to improve the effectiveness of combat training was approved by 19 recycled soft-statutory and other guidance documents. Command of the East held methodological and training sessions with the commanders and chiefs of the various categories in the Southern, Central and Eastern military districts.
In the current academic year in the NE conducted more than 550 exercises at various levels — from divisional to the company and more than 3.2 thousand firings in the squad and platoon of 140 landfills four military districts.
An important event for the NE was a joint strategic doctrine of the armed forces of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus "West 2013", in which Russian troops acted on 5 ranges, 2 of which are located on the territory of Belarus.