The film is dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the USSR Armed Forces. It is about high level war games which had the conditional title "the Dneper".
Newsreels: the capture by Soviet troops of the Reichstag, the Nuremberg trial of war criminals, war in Korea, Santo Domingo, Vietnam, the Middle East, on the streets of European cities are neo-fascists. Vietnamese artillery reflects the U.S. air raids. Military parade on Red Square, passing military vehicle. Leonid Brezhnev's speech on the need to strengthen the Armed Forces of the USSR. Exercises "Dnipro". Infantry, tanks in the attack, the planes in the air. Crossing of the Dnieper tanks, armored personnel carriers. The landing of a helicopter air assault. Crossing the pontoon bridges across the Dnieper, a pipeline to transport fuel. Soviet Defense Minister Grechko, leading the teachings of "Dnepr" and the supreme command of the Soviet Armed Forces are watching from the tower for the school fight conventional adversaries. The last phase of exercise: a live firing of all weapons in a landfill. Shoot guns, rocket launchers, combat firing of tanks, rocket-propelled grenades from armored vehicles, with helicopters, airplanes. Planes dropped bombs. The explosions on the ground. Gromyko generals congratulated on the successful completion of military exercises. A military parade in Kiev troops participating in Exercise "Dnepr". Of the floor Grechko. Are present leaders of the CPSU and Soviet Government: NV Podgorny, Brezhnev, Kosygin, foreign guests. The naval exercises. Ships, submarines, nuclear-powered submarine at sea. Dive, surfacing submarine. Start rockets depth, surface targets. Missile carrier drops flying bomb on a ship target. Start-aircraft missiles at targets. Sailors at the instruments. Launch in the air. Bombings.
The film is dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the Armed Forces of the USSR, talks about large-scale military exercises held under the code name "Dnepr".