Russian troops to participate in international training exercises
According to the Russian Defense Ministry, Russian troops will take part in five joint peacekeeping exercises and anti-terrorist drills with troops from other countries. Russia's ground forces will also complete 50 domestic tactical training exercises and more than 2,000 live firing drills, ITAR-TASS reports.
First on the military's roster is the Russian-Indian Indra 2014 military exercises, which it will hold in conjunction with the member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)--Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Russia--in Mongolia.
The military will then travel to Kyrgyzstan to participate in the Enduring Brotherhood event with CSTO member states. Afterwards, the Russian military will travel to China for Peace Mission, a collaborate training program with the Chinese military, according to ITAR-TASS.
During the training programs, Russian soldiers will hone their physical and strategic skills, as well as their familiarity with modern military vehicles and equipment, including the Strelets drones, the S-300V4 air defense missile system, the Tor-M2U anti-aircraft missile systems and Tornado-G multiple launch rocket systems.
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