Russian military in Armenia conduct tactical exercises

The Russian military base located in Armenia has organized bilateral tactical 

exercises in the Kamhud mountain chain.


"The exercises involve more than 700 soldiers and 100 items of

military equipment," a message reads.


During the exercises soldiers practised ways of repelling enemy air

attacks and attacks of sabotage and reconnaissance groups to


conventional enemy, management engineering and NBC reconnaissance,

overcoming zones of radioactive, chemical and biological

contamination and fires.


"The exercise command evaluates the planning and conduct of the offensive

and defensive actions of subordinate units in mountains and forests,

the management of forces and means of the use of modern automated

systems and communications," a statement quoted by News

Armenia says.