Russia demonstrates a high level “of military education, patriotism and pride”, as well as mastery of organization of military sports events, which is worth learning, representative of the Chinese team, chief of staff division, Colonel Bin Zeng said at the opening of the “Safe Route” competition held as part of the International Army Games.
The competition of engineering units “Safe route” which kicked off on August 4 in the Nizhny Novgorod region, in addition to the Russian team, involves servicemen from China, Belarus and Egypt. The competition is held at the Tashlykovo site in Kstovo on a 500 meter route. Each team acts as a movement protection detachment for a tank column. The team includes an engineering unit, a mechanized bridge crew and an engineering vehicle crew. The final of the competition will be held on August 12.