In Ukraine were completed the strategic command-staff exercises "Rubizh - 2016". This was reported on the government website.
In particular, on October 21 at the landfill "Divichki" Kyiv region was held a practical phase - tactical exercises with live firing and self-propelled howitzer artillery units. The artillerymen have successfully completed a number of firing exercises of destruction and suppression of platoon strongholds of the enemy.
"For the first time during the years of independence, Ukraine's military trainings attracted employees of Armed Forces specialized research center to analyze the results and determine the degree of destruction of targets of different types of fire. Scientists will determine the method of maximum fire damage at the lowest cost of ammunition, "- said the commander of the missile troops and artillery Vyacheslav Gorbylev.
According to the Chief of Staff Viktor Muzhenko, the purpose of exercises is reached, and after processing the results, the experience will be generalized and implemented in the armed forces and military training centers.