Some 2,000 paratroopers to be involved in international exercises in 2019
In 2019 it is planned to involve some 2,000 servicemen of the Russian Airborne Troops in joint international exercises on the territory of the Russian Federation and abroad.
Marines plan to demonstrate their professionalism during combat training activities, the International Army Games, as part of the planned international military cooperation activities and several joint exercises, such as Interaction, Slavic Brotherhood and Defenders of Friendship, as well as at command post, tactical-special, anti-terrorism, peacekeeping and special exercises with foreign armed forces.
In general, the Airborne Troops will participate in more than 50 events of international military cooperation. Within combat training, main efforts will be aimed at improving actions of military personnel in unfamiliar training grounds, in various landscape-climatic zones and time zones.