In the Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) Russia today launched a surprise inspection of the Orenburg missile combat readiness of the army. Told Itar-Tass the official representative of the press service of the Defense Ministry and the information on the Strategic Missile Forces, Colonel Igor Yegorov.
"Today, 4:00 am RVSN commander Commission headed by the Chief of Staff of the kind of troops, Lieutenant-General Ivan Reva suddenly were alerted management Orenburg Missile Army and two missile divisions — Tagil (Sverdlovsk region). Jasnensky and (Orenburg region)." — he said. "Testing will last until July 27," — said Yegorov.
The purpose of verification — assessment of combat readiness of the units of the army, the ability to perform the task forces on duty at destination. The exercise will be carried out practical testing of missile regiments on combat patrol routes and support units in the field areas will be checked in the protection and enforcement of the conditions as close to the fighting.
Moscow, July 22. (ARMS-TASS).