In four regions of the Russian Federation has created a group of forces to combat coronavirus

Specialized group of forces established in four regions on the territory of the Western military district (ZVO) members of groups will include the military units of the troops of radiation, chemical and biological protection, medical, engineering units, forces and means of logistical support, military police units of the combined-arms and tank armies of the Leningrad army of VVS and PVO Specialized group of forces established in four regions on the territory of the Western military district (ZVO)
the Russian defense Ministry In the composition of the groups will include the military units of the troops of radiation, chemical and biological protection, medical, engineering units, forces and means of logistical support, military police units of the combined-arms and tank armies, Leningrad army of VVS and PVO
the Ministry of defence

a Specialized group of forces established in four regions on the territory of the Western military district (ZVO).

“the composition of the groups will include the military units of the troops of radiation, chemical and biological protectionyou, medical, engineering units, forces and means of logistical support, military police units of the combined-arms and tank armies of the Leningrad army of air force and air defense”, – is told in the message of the call posted on the website of the defense Ministry.

Now that units are prepared for marches at military training grounds in the Leningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Voronezh and Kursk regions, informs the staff of the WMD. According to him, only ZVO of the box “about 1 thousand soldiers, more than 200 units of military and special equipment”.

as part of the group – engineering mobile systems of chemical protection, decontamination of military kits, water dispensing stations ARS-14KM heat engine special processing techniques TMS-65У, systems field laboratories KLP-10, special engineering machinery, the report said.

it is Noted that in St. Petersburg the regional control centre staff call around the clock, collects information and analyzes conditional epidemiological situation “in the areas of practical actions of troops.”

Earlier it was reported that in the period from March 25 to 28 in accordance with the decision of the Supreme commander of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation passes the test of military control bodies, formations, military units of the Western and Central military districts, Air and space forces, strategic Missile forces, troops of radiation, chemical and biological protection, engineering troops and organizations of medical support of the Central government to the solution of tasks of localization of emergency situations associated with the emergence of the threat of mass infection and spread of viral infections.

the Purpose of verification is to increase the level of readiness of the departments for the solution, if necessary, tasks to combat coronavirus infection, emphasizes the “Interfax”.

All events will be held exclusively on the grounds of the armed forces without the involvement of relevant authorities and services of the Federation and the territorial bodies of other ministries and departments.

Also during the inspection will be analyzed the transport capabilities of the military departments on the transport of air and rail transport the necessary forces and resources in remote areas to assist patients and implement complex quarantine and treatment.

Earlier it was reported that the defense Ministry has received 8.8 billion rubles from the government for the construction of 16 infectious centers on the basis of modular structures. Money is allocated from reserve Fund of the government in the epidemic coronavirus infection COVID-19, according to RBC. Infectious centers will be built to assist military personnel in case of infection.

According to defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, the Russian army is ready to fight COVID-19 not only in the Apennines, but also at home. The Ministry of defence has already taken a number of preventive measures to counter the spread of coronavirus, reports TASS. In all health facilities of the Ministry was prepared by the special infections units and laboratories, in conjunction with local health agencies in the places of permanent deployment of troops. Precautions affected both active military personnel and their families.

“the armed forces formed a stock of necessary drugs and medicines and individual protection means for providing skilled care. Every day in all military units and formations of the measured temperature from the military and civilian personnel. Conducted surveys for early detection of infectious diseases”, – said the Ministry.

in addition, the military held a special Kazans to combat the spread of coronavirus. They started on the border with China and has affected the Amur region, Primorye and Khabarovsk Krai. In addition to the military attracted to them police officers, CPS, firefighters and civilian doctors. “Relevant services practiced cooperation in identifying, transporting potentially infected person, the evacuation of passengers, disinfection of premises and of transport,” – said in a press release from the military.

Something similar passed on the main military airfield Chkalovsky. Here, usually fly military transport planes with evacuees from abroad by Russian citizens. Shoigu said that Moscow was also worked out the action for the reception and evacuation of citizens, and special aircraft and transported goods, decide the issues of quarantine and disinfection of objects of the military unit to normalize pedemontanum.