MOSCOW, February 17. /TASS/. Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Ground Forces, Col.-Gen. Oleg Salyukov, begins an official visit to Cuba to discuss the training of Cuban officers at Russian military higher education institutions and Cuba’s participation in the 2016 International Army Games in Russia, the press service of the Defense Ministry reports.
Oleg Salyukov will meet with Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Cuba Leopoldo Cintra Frias and Deputy Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces, Chief of the General Staff Alvaro Lopez Miera. Talks will also focus on the development of the two countries’ ground forces, the press service said.