CAS upholds life ban for ex-president of Russian athleticsSport August 21, 20:03
Police confirms man shot dead in Subirats was Barcelona attack perpetratorWorld August 21, 19:50
Premiere for historical drama Matilda rescheduled for late OctoberSociety & Culture August 21, 19:45
Fire in Russia’s Rostov-on-Don fully containedWorld August 21, 19:37
Russia wins two golds on second day of 2017 Universiade in TaipeiSport August 21, 19:29
Washington’s new strategy in Afghanistan aimed against China, expert saysWorld August 21, 18:43
Russia settles last part of Soviet debtBusiness & Economy August 21, 18:37
Man wearing suicide belt shot dead near BarcelonaWorld August 21, 18:29
Soviet-era ground effect vehiclesMilitary & Defense August 21, 18:28
MOSCOW, September 19. /TASS/. Russian Aerospace Defense Forces’ Tu-22M3 long-range strategic bombers have flown from the Novosibirsk Region to an air base in Kyrgyzstan to participate in the international anti-terrorist drills of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member countries, the press service of the Central Military District said on Monday.
"Long-range supersonic bombers Tu-22M3 of the Russian Aerospace Defense Forces flew from the Tolmachevo aerodrome in the Novosibirsk Region to the Kant air base (Kyrgyzstan) to participate in the joint military anti-terrorist drills of the armed forces of member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization ‘Peaceful Mission - 2016’," the press service said. During the active phase of maneuvers, the bombers will practice delivering airstrikes at base camps and facilities of illegal armed groups.
The "Peace Mission - 2016" drills take place on September 15-21 at the Edelveis training center in Kyrgyzstan’s Issyk-Kul Region. Among participants are military contingents from Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan.