The commander of one of the regiments of the Rogachev division of the Belarusian Military District, Kovalev, is present at the training of tank soldiers in a training class, at trainings in hand-to-hand combat, overcoming an obstacle course. Lieutenant Colonel Kovalev with the officers of the regiment is analyzing the past exercises. Army exercises with the participation of units of the regiment under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Kovalev. A column of tanks and military units of the regiment is moving along the road; in front of the regiment commander Kovalev. Parade formation of the regiment after the exercises. Article by the writer V. V. Karpov in the Pravda newspaper about Lieutenant Colonel Kovalev. Regiment commander Kovalev is described by his deputy for political affairs. Lieutenant Colonel Kovalev is looking at photographs at home with his mother and sister.