Weekly “Arguments and facts” № 37. When will the “old age” pills appear? 09/15/2021
On Monday Vladimir Putin visited the Mulino training ground in the Nizhny Novgorod region, where the main stage of the Russian-Belarusian exercises West-2021 began .
In addition to parts of the armed forces of the Russian Federation and & nbsp; Belarus, soldiers from & nbsp; Armenia, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and & nbsp; Mongolia participate. They practice “ actions for & nbsp; conduct a maneuverable defense, deliver a concentrated fire strike and & nbsp; defeat a stuck group of a simulated enemy. & # 39; & # 39;
Joint strategic exercises Moscow and & nbsp; Minsk take place once every & nbsp; two years. In & nbsp; 2021 for & nbsp; 9 Russian landfills and & nbsp; 5 Belarusians were awarded, part of the maneuvers took place in the waters of the Baltic Sea. In total, 200,000 people, 80 planes and & nbsp; helicopters, 760 units of military equipment, including 290 tanks, 240 guns, several rocket launch systems and & nbsp; mortars, and & nbsp; 15 ships also participated in the exercises. >