Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu marked the kick off of the International Army Games 2017 in Moscow region, Saturday, in the presence of the Games’ participants.
Shoigu highlighted the expansion of the Army Games that, apart from Russia, are set to take place in China, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Azerbaijan this year. Russian President Vladimir Putin, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko... Еще and Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a recorded address by video greeting the Games’ participants. The ceremony also saw performances by folk dancers, singers and orchestras as a part of the opening celebrations.
Some 3500 military personnel from 28 countries, as well as observers from seven other nations, are set to participate in the International Army Games, starting in Moscow and set to be contested over various locations in Russia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan and China, between July 29 and August 12.
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