Soldiers of the legendary unit "Azov" are preparing to return to the front. Denys "Radis" Prokopenko, until recently in Turkey, also returns to command.
The special training of the detachment was announced on the official Telegram channel of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine.
"The combatants of the 'Azov' brigade conducted tactical training. The main purpose of the tactical classes is to develop practical issues of planning and organizing battles in the offensive and defensive, directing troops in combat and their comprehensive support" - it was written. ranks," he added.
Some of the soldiers of the "Azov" unit, including five commanders, returned from Turkey to Ukraine on July 8, after the visit of President Volodymyr Zelensky. They have been there since September last year, when they were handed over to Turkey as part of negotiations with Russia. Earlier, they were taken prisoner after the end of the defense of the Azovstal plant in Mariupol.
Almost immediately after returning, the commanders announced that they planned to return to the front. Denys Prokopenko met with the staff and units of "Azov". At the same time, it was announced that in the near future combat training and additional equipment for the troops with personnel, equipment and armament will be carried out.
We are in the Defense Forces, there is the commander-in-chief President Zelenski, there is General Zaluznyi, there are guidelines for operational and strategic tests. Roughly speaking, in military parlance, I have a combat order, I carry it out. That's all - explained Oleksandr Piwenko, one of the commanders of the "Azov" unit.