Tank biathlon to be attended by 14 countries

A tank drives on the course of the Tank Biathlon world championship in Alabino outside Moscow August 16, 2014. The tank competition, where teams compete in tests of driving and shooting, for the first time brought together crews from 12 countries: Angola, Armenia, Belarus, Venezuela, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Kuwait, Mongolia, Russia and Serbia, local media reported.  REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev (RUSSIA - Tags: MILITARY SOCIETY) - RTR42MOX

Crews from 14 countries have confirmed participation in the World Championships of Biathlon Tank, which will be held in the framework of International Army Games in August 2015.
This was announced by the head of the combat training of the Armed Forces, Lieutenant-General Ivan Buvaltsev.

“Program of the International Army Games is expanded, all types and kinds of troops of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation are taking part in it, but the large number of participants – 14 teams – is in the tank biathlon,” Buvaltsev said.

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