The command-and-staff exercises of Belarus" Armed Forces will take place in two stages. Armed Forces special operations groups will be created during the initial stage. During the second stage, the management of the created groups will be implemented. The exercise will feature more than 7,500 representatives of governing bodies, military units of the Armed Forces, task groups and units of the Interior Ministry and Emergency Ministry, border guards and representatives of the State Security Committee and the Investigative Committee of Belarus. The exercise will involve battle tanks, armored vehicles and mortars.