Belarus (bbabo.net), - A commission of the Russian Ministry of Defense headed by Commander-in-Chief of the Ground Forces General of the Army Oleg Salyukov has arrived in Belarus. This was announced today, January 12, by the press service of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic.
“Military units and subunits of the Russian component of the regional grouping of troops (forces) located at the training grounds of the Armed Forces of Belarus were inspected. In the course of the work, the quality of combat coordination exercises was checked and an assessment was made of their readiness to fulfill the tasks for their intended purpose in the interests of ensuring the military security of the Union State.
Recall that in October 2022, Alexander Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin agreed on the deployment of a regional group of troops of the Union State in Belarus. According to the plans, about 9,000 Russian military men, as well as various equipment, should arrive in the republic. The main task of the group should be to protect the SG.