Military personnel from Armenia, Belarus, China, Myanmar, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, and Iran have been invited to participate in the Kavkaz 2020 (Caucasus 2020) strategic command-staff exercise, TASS reports. The servicemen will jointly practice maneuvers as part of the ground group of forces.
It is noted that the exercises will take place in two stages. At first, the military command and control bodies will plan combat operations in a conventional military-political situation, after which the combat operations of a multinational group of forces will take place.
It is specified that the training will last for several days and will take place from September 21 to September 26. It is supposed to conduct a rally of actions of ground groupings of troops, aviation, and air defence groupings, the forces of the Black Sea Fleet, the Caspian Flotilla when delivering a massive fire strike, and conducting offensive actions to defeat the opposing simulated enemy.