'Cooperation 2017', the title of joint tactical training exercises between Chinese and Russian law enforcement, reached its conclusion on Wednesday in Yinchuan, central China. Russian National Guard's Vityaz and Rys Special Forces units and the Desert Foxes anti-terrorist detachment group from the People's Armed Police of China, conducted a series of drills between December 2 and 13, including... Еще hand to hand combat, entering and clearing a building and armed personnel carrier operations. In an interview, first deputy commander of the Russian National Guard General Sergey Melikov highlighted the importance of such exercises before the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2022 Winter Olympics. «Since all of these high profile events are very different, we have to be prepared to prevent terrorist attacks together. That goal was the cornerstone of our drills,» he said.