Vostok-2022: The large-scale multinational military exercise in Russia began today [pics]

THE multinational strategic large-scale military exercise Vostok-2022 launched today, following yesterday’s grand opening ceremony held in eastern Russia’s Primorsky Region and in which not only were presented sections from the military forces who will participate, but still given the opportunity to the Russian Deputy Minister of Defense and the Ministers of Defense of the allied countries to send “messages” of unity and solidarity by emphasizing that the exercises are peaceful in nature.

As the Russian mentions state news agency TASSthe Vostok-2022 exercise will last until Wednesday, September 7while exercises are still expected to take place with offensive and defensive scenarios in seven training fields of the Eastern Military District of the Russian Federation.

In particular, military units from Russia’s partner countries, such as Azerbaijan, Algeria, Armenia, Belarus, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Laos, Mongolia, Nicaragua, are participating in the huge large-scale military exercise. , Syria, Tajikistan.

Overall in the Vostok-2022 exercise will more than 50,000 soldiers are involvedwhile they will be developed more than 5,000 weapon systemsarmaments and military means, incl 140 aircraft, 60 main surface unitsalong with ships and general support vessels of the Russian navy and allied countries.

See images from the opening ceremony:


Military forces of Azerbaijan.

Military forces of India.

Military units from Belarus.

Troops of the People’s Liberation Army of China march.


Parade of Algerian army units.



Reuters photos

The article is in Greek

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