Russia Launches Large-scale Air Defense Drills in Siberia

The Russian Defense Minister's press service reported on Monday that large-scale air defense exercises have got under way in Russia's Eastern Military District. "The drills are taking place at special firing ranges in the Primorye Territory and Buryatia, where the servicemen will be tasked with destroying about 50 various targets," the press service said. "To implement the task, the troops will use a spate of the short-range surface-to-air missile systems, such as the Osa, the Tor and the ...
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