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 Ukrainian troopers hold field maneuvers, weapons training exercise in Mykolaiv region. PHOTOS

Servicemen of a detachment of the 79th Separate Air Assault Brigade of the Highly Mobile Airborne Troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine held field maneuvers and weapons training exercise in the Mykolaiv region.

Censor.NET reports citing the press office of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.

According to the maneuvers plan, the detachment practiced alert mission, marched to the specified location to overrun a position and arrange defense. During the march, the military drilled escaping conditional engagement area and getting out of the enemy ambush.

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The counter-ambush actions and policing missions were also practiced during the exercise.

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The final step of the maneuvers was weapons training exercise on Brigade's shooting range, namely day and night live firing with small arms, large-caliber machine guns, portable and tripod-mounted grenade launchers, and hand grenade training.

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The defending detachment's engagement control, target acquisition and elimination were also a part of the exercise.
 
 
 
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