BAKU, July 30. /TASS/. Two Iranian Navy missile boats have arrived in Baku to take part in the Sea Cup naval competition as part of the International Army Games 2019, the press office of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Tuesday.
"The missile boats Paykan and Joshan of the Iranian Navy arrived in Baku on July 30 to take part in the Sea Cup contest that will take place as part of the International Army Games 2019 in the territorial waters of Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea," the ministry said in a statement.
The missile and artillery ship Mangistau of the Kazakhstani Navy also arrived in Baku earlier on Tuesday to take part in the International Army Games 2019.
The International Army Games 2019 will run on August 3-17 and involve 32 competitions on the territory of 10 states: Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Iran, India, China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Uzbekistan. The International Army Games will bring together over 200 teams comprising more than 5,000 personnel.