Thu. Sep 16th, 2021

Territorial Defense Units in the Kherson Region will train to repel the attack from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea

Regular meetings of Territorial Defense Units have been announced in the south of Ukraine. This time, Territorial Defense Units will practice the repelling of a possible enemy offensive from the territory of temporarily occupied peninsula and counteraction the sabotage and reconnaissance groups of the enemy.

This was reported on the page of the Army Forces of Ukraine in the social media.

“In order to form and prepare the territorial defense units to perform the assigned tasks, perform Territorial Defense tasks on control of settlements, strengthening and protection of the state border, defense and protection of certain objects, fight against the sabotage and reconnaissance groups in border areas of the country in certain parts of the southern region of the country, the regular meetings are being held.

The purpose of the meeting is to increase the capacity of the Territorial Defense Units for the performing the tasks assigned to them”, the statement said.
The main objectives of the meetings are to improve the level of proficiency and practical skills of commanders and staffs in the management of units, increase he individual skills of the military servicemen to perform certain tasks on the real objects:
– on protection and defense of the administrative border with the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, and covering the landing-accessible areas of the coast;
– on performance of tasks on control of settlements, protection of public authorities, strengthening of protection of critical objects, bridges, service at the checkpoints, control of settlements with performance of tasks in curfew;
– on fight against the sabotage and reconnaissance forces, other armed formations of the aggressor and anti-state illegally formed armed formations.