Defense

Russian T-72 tank catches fireplace throughout train

Russian T-72 tank catches fire during exercise


A T-72 primary battle tank belonging to 205th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade caught fireplace throughout large-scale tactical drills operating in Russia’s south.

A video of the flaming tank, which was being circulated on Twitter and Youtube, seems to have been made on 19 July.

The tank unit has taken half in fight coaching assignments with a live-fire train at apply grounds in Russia’s south.

General, the Southern Navy District held over 20 battalion-level tactical and greater than 10 particular drills in the summertime coaching interval.

The snap fight readiness examine of the troops of the Southern and Western Navy Districts, marine infantry of the Northern and Pacific Fleets, some models of central subordination and the Airborne Power was held on July 17 – 21 on order of Russia’s Supreme Commander-in-Chief President Vladimir Putin.

The shock fight readiness examine concerned about 150,000 troops, round 400 plane, over 26,000 objects of armament, navy and particular {hardware} and over 100 warships and assist vessels.