military exercises

Russian pilots celebrate professional holiday in Armenia

Pilots of the Russian military airbase of the Southern Military District celebrated 69th anniversary of the creation of army aviation in Armenia, press service of the Military District reported. Press service added that pilots decided …

Turkey holds military drill near its border with Iraq

Turkey's military says it has kicked off a drill near its border with Iraq, as the northern Iraqi Kurdish region prepares to hold a referendum on independence on September 25. The military says the exercise started on Monday near …

TurAz Qartalı - 2017 exercises start in Azerbaijan

The joint tactical exercises of the Azerbaijani and Turkish air forces dubbed 'TurAz Qartalı 2017' were launched in Azerbaijan today The exercises involve up to 30 aircraft of the air forces of Azerbaijan and Turkey, including …

Yerevan refuses to get closer to NATO

Yerevan refused to participate in the multi-national drills Georgia-NATO Agile Spirit 2017, which kicked off yesterday at the Orpolo firing range (Samtskhe-Javakheti region), Georgian public relations specialist Georgy Kacharava said. …

Strategic Missile Troops drills kick off in Russia

Large-scale drills of the Russian Strategic Missile Troops kicked off in four regions of Russia (from Ivanovo to Novosibirsk Oblast), Russia's Defense Ministry reported. It is reported that around 400 units of large-sized military …

US tanks moving to Tbilisi

US military equipment is heading to Tbilisi through western Georgia to take part in Noble Partner 2017 exercises, Georgia's channel One reported. About 2,800 soldiers from the United States, Britain, Germany, Turkey, Ukraine, …