United States and Russia will Hold Joint Military Exercise
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 00:22
According to the press service of the Russian Armed Forces Central Military District, the two global superpowers, the United States and Russia will hold the Atlas Vision 2014 military drills in the Chelyabinsk Region of the Russian Federation.
Atlas Vision 2014 will test the interoperability of the ground forces of the American and Russian armed forces.
The military exercises will have two stages - command staff exercises at the level of battalions will be held at the first one, field military exercises at the level of platoons will be held at the second stage.
The military exercises Atlas Vision-2013 were held in the German city of Auerbach. On July 18-22 the officers shared the experience of training military units of the ground troops formed for peacekeeping operations and conducted several practical drills.
Meanwhile, the servicemen of the Russian Central Military District will participate in joint command staff exercises with the peacekeeping forces of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia, in 2014. The Russian-Chinese command staff military exercises of the Collective Rapid Response Forces in the Central Asian region codenamed Rubezh-2014 will be held in China in August 2014.
"In 2014 a large number of field camps of missile troops and artillery, the weapons of radiation, chemical and biological defense, reconnaissance, army signal corps and field engineering corps are planned to hold at the firing ranges in the Central Military District in 2014," the press service of the Russian Armed Forces Central Military District reported.