Russia's Eastern Military District To Participate In Joint Drills With Laos Military
Umer Jamshaid 14 days ago Tue 11th June 2019 | 08:10 AM
KHABAROVSK (Russia) (UrduPoint news / Sputnik - 11th June, 2019) Russia's Eastern Military District (EMD) will participate in joint Russia-Laos tank training drills, which will take place for the first time this year in Laos.
"Military personnel from EMD joined representatives from the defense ministry of the Lao People's Democratic Republic in a conference to discuss the organization and training drills [at the upcoming event]. They have decided to call the event "Laros-2019." ... The training is planned to take place in December in Laos," EMD said in a statement.
The statement also said that the main purpose of the joint training was to expand Russia-Laos bilateral military cooperation, including in their common fight against global terrorism.