Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday September 7 put the task of verification of a sudden the Central Military District (CVO). This was announced by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at a meeting with the leadership of the Russian Defense Ministry in the National Center for State defense management reports RIA News .
“In accordance with its order of the district troops part of the air forces of other military districts and Airborne Troops and Military Transport Aviation 09:30 MSK are on alert” Full “” – said the Minister of Defence.
Shoigu also ordered to conduct exercises with the troops of territorial defense CVO during which it will be necessary “to approve the new organizational structure of the military district in the time of war.”
According to the plan of combat training of the armed forces in September 2015 have held large-scale strategic exercises ” Center-2015 “. The exact date of the beginning of the exercise in advance is not defined within the concept of unannounced inspections of combat readiness adopted by the Russian army in 2013. The units are planning to bring to the “center” began to develop as early as the last week of August 2015
Previous exercises “Center” held in CVO as well as in Kyrgyzstan Kazakhstan and Tajikistan in 2011. In 2014 Russia has pursued strategic exercises “Vostok-2014″ in the territory of the Eastern Military District. They also were involved in the connection of the other military districts.