Eastern MD troops train to participate in Russian-Lao joint tank exercise
Servicemen of the Eastern MD attended a planning conference with the representatives of the Lao Defence Ministry to discuss the Russian-Lao joint tank exercise.
In addition, they agreed on dates, concept, goals and main stages of the upcoming exercises.
The Laros 2019 exercise is to take place in Laos this December.
A tank unit of the Trans-Baikal formation of the Eastern MD, as well as logistics specialists, will represent the Russian Federation at the exercise.
One of the main goals is to expand bilateral military cooperation between the countries, including in the fight against international terrorism.
The final conference is scheduled to be held in Chita (Trans-Baikal Krai ) in September and October.