In the South, West, Central Military District of Russia, the Northern Fleet and in-Command Air Force Space and VAT announced the sudden alertness test.
This was announced by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, reports TASS.
"Today, according to the decision of the supreme commander of the armed forces of Russia launched another sudden check. Army South, some capability of the Western and Central Military District, the Northern Fleet Command Air and Space Forces, Command Airborne troops from 7:00 MSK driven embattled "complete " - said Shoigu at a meeting with the leadership of.
According to him, the test will run until 31 August.
The Minister also instructed inform the inspection military attaches of foreign countries.
According to Shoigu, in sudden alertness checks will waste a full cycle of the Armed forces to protect the interests of in an increase in security threats.