Russian war memorial in Poland reopens after renovationWorld June 22, 19:41
Le Bourget air show: Russia clinches contracts for military hardware deliveriesMilitary & Defense June 22, 19:28
Czech president supports idea of referendum on country’s withdrawal from EUWorld June 22, 18:57
Russian fans show fascinating hospitality at 2017 Confederations Cup — renowned pianistSport June 22, 18:32
First days of Soviet Union's Great Patriotic War in picturesSociety & Culture June 22, 18:10
Defense Ministry comments on upcoming Russia-China military exercisesMilitary & Defense June 22, 18:08
Death toll in Afghan terror attack climbs to 34World June 22, 18:04
Russian MP castigates Poland’s decision to demolish Red Army monuments as ‘blasphemous’Russian Politics & Diplomacy June 22, 17:46
Ex-Ukrainian president lambastes Europe for ‘brining Ukraine to its knees’World June 22, 17:12
MOSCOW, December 02. /ITAR-TASS/. Russia’s Ground Forces will take part in 12 international manoeuvres in 2014, spokesman of the Russian Defense Ministry for the Ground Forces, Major Kirill Kiselyov told Itar-Tass on Monday.
“In the period from July to October 2014, units and troops of the Ground Forces plan to conduct and participate in 12 joint peacekeeping and counter-terrorism exercises with units of the armed forces of Germany, France, Italy, India, Mongolia, as well as with troops of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) member countries,” Kiselyov said.
According to him, the main event for the RF Ground Forces would be the Vostok-2014 strategic command-staff exercise that is planned to be conducted in the Eastern Military District.
The Defense Ministry spokesman stressed that a total of more than 100 tactical and special tactical training exercises, as well as field command-staff exercises and map exercises will be held in 2014. They will involve groups and units of army branches and special troops.