Kavkaz 2020 – Russia, China, Pakistan, Iran Start One Of World’s Most Fiercest Military Drills.
— “Putin was escorted by the Chief of the General Staff Valery Gerasimov, who led the exercise, and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.”
Pakistan were invited to practice joint actions. The main operations during the drill will take place in the North Caucasus, as well as in the Black and Caspian seas, all of which are part of the country’s Southern Military District.
Putin watches the course of the Caucasus-2020 strategic exercises | 25-09-20
— “Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived at the Kapustin Yar training ground in the Astrakhan Region, where he will observe the main stage of the Kavkaz-2020 strategic command and staff exercises.
The Supreme Commander-in-Chief flew to the command post together with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu by helicopter.”
The exercise will engage up to 250 tanks, 450 infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers, 200 artillery systems and multiple launch rocket systems.In the video the Pakistani SSG can be seen marching with ‘Allah Hu’ chant.Allah Hoo (Allah hu) is a traditional Sufi chant (Dhikr) consisting of the word for God (Arabic: الله Allāh) run together three times, followed by Truth (Haqq)
Russian Ministry of Defense on September 24, 2020
— “Small anti-submarine ships “Kasimov” and “Yeisk” of the Black Sea Fleet used the “Osa” anti-aircraft missile system to destroy the air attack means of a simulated enemy during the Caucasus 2020″
— Photo shows 🇨🇳 Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) & 🇷🇺 Russian Federation Army officers on the Command section of the ongoing Caucasus 2020 exercises in Russia.
— “During the march to the Dzartsemi training ground during the Kavkaz 2020 command and control squad, the tactical group of the Russian military base in South Ossetia repelled an attack by conditional saboteurs, providing cover for the main convoy to leave for a safe area”
Photos from September 23, 2020 amphibious landing by the Caspian Flotilla’s 177th Naval Infantry Regiment in Dagestan my
Russian MoD | Ships of the Caspian Flotilla and the Iranian Navy destroyed the naval forces of illegal armed groups with artillery fire within the framework of the Kavkaz-2020 Exercises | 24-09-20
Meanwhile Turkey sends Turkish-backed rebels to train in Turkey and Azerbaijan, Syrian Army is also participating during the ongoing exercises in Russia— “The tactics of the “Syrian shaft” were used by motorized riflemen of the Russian military base in South Ossetia in the framework of Kavkaz 2020 at the Dzartsemi training ground”— “During the Kavkaz-2020 strategic command and staff exercise, a naval tactical group of the Caspian Flotilla and the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Navy, consisting of the Tatarstan missile ship, the Veliky Ustyug small missile ship (MRK), the Astrakhan small artillery ship and missile boats “Joushan” and “Peykan” successfully carried out artillery firing with standard complexes at sea and air targets of a mock enemy in the Caspian Sea.
— More photos of Chinese officers at Kapustin Yar preparing for the active phase of Kavkaz 2020.
— “The marines of the Caspian Flotilla destroyed conditional bandit formations in the coastal zone of Dagestan during a night battle played out as part of Kavkaz 2020.”
After completing the elements of combat maneuvering as part of the group, the crews practiced aimed artillery fire at a naval towed target (naval shield) as part of an episode of conducting hostilities with an enemy ship group, as well as an episode of repelling attacks from its air attack weapons.”
— “The divisions of the MLRS TornadoG formations of the Southern Military District destroyed the armored vehicles of the conditional enemy during the Kavkaz2020 command and control system near Volgograd.The fire attack was carried out on armored vehicles and critical fire weapons of the “enemy” at a distance of over 20 km”
— “The crews of the ships of the Black Sea Fleet performed artillery fire at air targets as part of the Kavkaz2020 command and control squad.Shooting was carried out from the Duet gun mounts and AK-630 complexes at target missiles”
— “Tank crews of Russia and Abkhazia, during a joint episode of the Kavkaz 2020 Command and Control Command, blocked the sea supply channels of conditional bandit formations, using the tactical technique “tank trident”
— “The footage of the drawing of the main episode of the SKSHU Caucasus 2020 at the Prudboy training ground in the Volgograd region”
— “Su-30SM fighters, presumably from the 31st Fighter Aviation Regiment, were scrambled to intercept and repel a simulated enemy air attack.S-300PM2 Favorite air defense systems also took part.”
Russian MoD | KFL Marines first use a new method of delivering the main forces of the amphibious assault |
— “In the Republic of Dagestan, as part of the Kavkaz 2020 strategic command and staff exercise, marine units of the Caspian Flotilla, with the support of aviation and a detachment of ships, carried out an amphibious assault landing on an unequipped section of the coast.
For the first time, during the buildup of offensive operations and the landing of the main amphibious assault forces, the marine units and the naval forces of the Caspian Flotilla used two naval military transports VTR-79 of the Dubnyak project and VTR-139.”