The 36th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade is located in Borzya town, the Zabaykalye territory, in 70-80 km from the Mongolian and Chinese borders. This is a report from one the playwars of the brigade which was held on a huge (6 km in length) shooting-range.
The soldiers trained in groups. Every group had its own tasks and instructions.
Here for example soldiers had to creep under enemy’s fire.
Back fire cover.
The pose of the soldier is not accidental – it’s the only way to amortize the vibration and bouncing of the heavy gun.
In a trench.
Before practice soldiers have to study the device, its principle of operation and the way it should be held.
Practically every group did exercises with different types of guns and weapons.
These students worked with Dragunov Sniper Rifles – SVD.
Buildings like this are situated throughout the shooting-range. The banner says: “Every shot is “excellent””.
Here intelligence operators train.
Enemy’s sack dummy.
Soldiers had to go through a laid a smoke-screen dungeon to reach the enemy.