Tsarizm
Russia Starts Biggest War Games Since Soviet Fall Near China
  • Home
  • News
  • Russia Starts Biggest War Games Since Soviet Fall Near China
Eastern Europe News

Russia Starts Biggest War Games Since Soviet Fall Near China

Screenshot Youtube

Russia began its biggest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union on Tuesday close to its border with China, mobilizing 300,000 troops in a show of force that will include joint exercises with the Chinese army.

China and Russia have staged joint drills before but not on such a large scale, and the Vostok-2018 (East-2018) exercise signals closer military ties as well as sending an unspoken reminder to Beijing that Moscow is able and ready to defend its sparsely populated Far East.

Putin Getting Played By China, Needs A Deal With Trump

Vostok-2018 is taking place at a time of heightened tension between the West and Russia, and NATO has said it will monitor the exercise closely, as will the United States which has a strong military presence in the Asia-Pacific region…

To read more visit The Moscow Times.

Related posts

Soros Angry At Hungarian Attacks

L Todd Wood

Largest Balkan Synthetic Drug Laboratory Discovered In Macedonia

Irena Shabani

Russia Completes Rail Line To Bypass Ukraine

Tsarizm Staff

Trump Declares Russian Occupation Of Georgian Territories

Mariam Gogolishvili

Alleged Troll Factory Mastermind Prigozhin, 12 Other Russians Charged With U.S. Election Meddling

Tsarizm Staff

Belarus To Modernize Armed Forces

L Todd Wood