Head of State receives Minister of Defense

Ruslan Zhaksylykov reported on the state of combat readiness of army units.
Фото: Akorda 05.07.2022 487

The President – Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was briefed on the results of the activity of the Defense Ministry in first half of 2022, El.kz reports with reference to Akorda press service.

Ruslan Zhaksylykov reported on the state of combat readiness of army units. Currently, the main efforts are aimed at training management bodies and personnel to act effectively in crisis situations, to organize interaction with central and local authorities.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was informed about the measures planned for the second half of this year to provide combat training, including a number of large-scale exercises. In addition, the military from our country will take part in the international army games.

The Minister of Defense reported on the execution of the instructions of the Head of State regarding the development of the Special Operations Forces, ensuring the safe storage of ammunition, equipping the army with modern weapons and military equipment using the potential of the domestic military-industrial complex, and improving the military infrastructure. Particular attention was paid to ensuring the safety of soldiers and work to prevent hazing among military personnel.

The President pointed to the need to ensure comprehensive and systemic improvement of the Armed Forces and maintain their combat readiness at a high level. The Head of State gave a number of instructions aimed at further improving the country's defense capability.