Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

01/21/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/21/2021 03:12

Preparation for the new competition of the Games 'Tactical Shooter' started with the scouts of the EMD in Transbaikal

21.01.2021 (08:30)

Military personnel of the recce units of the combined arms formation of the Eastern Military District (EMD) in the Transbaikal territory have begun preparing for the new competition of the Army International Games of 2021 'Tactical Shooter'.

Scouts daily perform a set of individual preparatory exercises, as well as pass the distance with the execution of shooting in single order and as part of combat pairs. During the training, the military personnel shoot at targets from uncomfortable positions with a change of small arms, while choosing the most priority targets.

To create a more complex tactical situation, targets of various types and structures installed within the boundaries of a specially prepared site are used.

At the same time, the servicemen shoot from AK-74M submachine guns and PM pistols, equipped with auxiliary mounts to improve individual ergonomics and control of weapons.

In total, about 100 military personnel of the EMD recce units take part in the classes in preparation for the competition.