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Russian Troops Arrived in Belarus to Participate in Joint Military Training

The first units of the Russian Armed Forces which are going to take part in the “Allied Determination” joint exercises have arrived in Belarus, according to the Belarusian Defence Ministry. The country’s President, Alexander Lukashenko, announced the holding of the Russian-Belarusian exercises the day before noting that they will begin in February.  Today, the Head

Russia to Hold First-Ever Joint Naval Training With ASEAN

Russia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will hold the first-ever joint naval drills off Indonesia in early December of this year, Russia’s Permanent Representative at ASEAN, Alexander Ivanov, said.   The Russia-ASEAN naval drills will take place in the area of North Sumatra in Indonesia’s territorial waters on December 1-3, 2021. The large

Russian Paratroopers Conducted Joint Exercises With Egyptian Military

The final stage of the Defenders of Friendship exercise took place on Wednesday, October 27, in Egypt at the Wadi Sakran training ground in a desert area 60 kilometres east of Cairo. Paratroopers from Russia, together with their colleagues from the Egyptian armed forces, trained to act together performing practical landing on parachute systems of

Russian-Chinese Military Exercises Started in Sea of Japan

The Russian-Chinese military exercises “The Joint Sea 2021” have started in the Sea of Japan and will be held till October 17.    As specified, the Russian Navy is represented by warships and vessels, including the large anti-submarine ship Admiral Panteleyev, the corvettes of Project 20380 Hero of the Russian Federation Aldar Tsydenzhapov and Gromky,

Russia to Use Su-25 Jets in Tajikistan Military Training

A wing of Su-25 ground attack aircraft from Russia’s Kant integrated airbase in Kyrgyzstan will take part in the joint drills of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) member states in Tajikistan, according to the press service of the country’s Central Military District. As specified, the crews will practice eliminating conditional enemy targets.   It is

BARS-2021: Russian-Serbian Military Exercises Started in Serbia

The Russian-Serbian tactical flight exercises “BARS-2021” have begun in Serbia, as reported by the press service of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.  As specified, joint crews of the two countries are taking part in the exercises, which will last until October 16, involving about 10 units of aviation equipment of the Serbian

Zapad 2021: Russian Troops Showed Amazing Performance at Joint Military Exercises [Video]

Russian Ministry of Defence has released a video from the active phase of the ‘Zapad 2021’ (“West 2021”) joint military strategic exercise finished on Thursday, September 16, RT reports.   It is reminded that this year, over 800 vehicles and about 200,000 personnel took part in the exercise, including around 2,000 military personnel from other allied

International Airborne Exercises Held in Ivanovo Region

Paratroopers from Russia and Belarus are conducting joint tactical exercises on the basis of the Ivanovo Guards Airborne Unit. About 400 military personnel train actions to be performed during special and counter-terrorist tasks, TASS reports with reference to the Russian Defence Ministry.  It is noted that in the period from September 7 to 9, a

Zapad-2021: Military Exercises Started With Solemn Ceremony in Nizhny Novgorod Region [Video]

The opening ceremony of the joint strategic exercise of the armed forces of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus “Zapad-2021” (“West-2021”) was held at the Mulino training ground in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, the press service of the Russian Ministry of Defenсe reports.    “The exercises as part of the coalition of states