Russia Completes Training Program of Armed Forces
Russia has fulfilled the training program of the Armed Forces planned for this year. This statement was made by Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu on Monday.
“This year has been rich in training events for the Russian Army, for example, the snap checks in the Western, Eastern and Central Military Districts, as well as two major military drills (Vostok-2014 and Naval Interaction-2014). In general, the plan for training the Russian Armed Forces has been completely fulfilled,” Mr. Shoygu stated.
The Defence Minister said all the military training events planned for 2015 should be conducted at a high level. The planned events include the drills on the New Siberian Islands, Army Games international competition, Comradeship-in-Arms of the Air Force, Interaction of the Collective Rapid Reaction Force of the CSTO, Union Shield joint drills with Belarus and Center-2015 strategic exercises.