Russian President Vladimir Putin noted, that combat readiness of the Russian Armed Forces had been increased. Such a statement was made by the leader at the meeting dedicated to problems of the defense industry.
Potential of the Russian defense industry has been clearly demonstrated by the operation in Syria. 'Combat Aviation Forces, Anti-aircraft missile troops, weaponry and equipment of Land and Airborne Forces are being currently renewed,' the President reported. Beside that, testing of the Russian Armed Forces, which was carried out via the exercises, turned out to be successful. The 'Centre-2015' were the most significant among all the exercises, Putin believes.