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Paratroopers from Russia, Belarus, Training for Battle (Video)

The two countries are stepping up joint training exercises

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Joint Belarusian-Russian drills were held at one of the military sites near Brest, in Western Belarus in the period from October 7 to 20.

During the exercise, Belarusian and Russian paratroopers practiced conducting counter-sabotage missions.

Over 700 servicemen,  an Il-76 transport plane, Mi-8 and Mi-24 helicopters, drones and other military equipment were involved in the drills.

Russia and Belarus are increasing the number of joint exercises involving their paratroopers and special operations forces.


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