Russia's Strategic Missile Forces to Hold 30 Drills This Summer
Russian Defense Ministry’s press service’s spokesman Colonel Igor Egorov said Monday Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces will hold more than 30 military exercises in summer.
“During the summer period of training for 2015, more than 30 tactical exercises with missile unites and over 20 tactical specialized training exercises with support and security units will be held,” Egorov told journalists. According to the press service spokesman, strategic missile troops are to carry out monitoring missions for up to 32 days.
In March and April, Strategic Missile Forces carried out counter-terrorist drills in southeast of Russia. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, Russia will hold at least 4,000 military drills in 2015.