Echelon with military hardware of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army has arrived at the Taman motorized rifle brigade in order to participate in the “Tank biathlon” and “Suvorov attack” contests held within the International Army Games 2016.
Team of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army has delivered 5 tanks and 4 IFVs as well as munitions and materials for participation in the “Tank biathlon” and “Suvorov attack” contests.
T-72 tank is the main tank of the “Tank biathlon” contest. Team of China will operate its own tanks.
The Chinese team is the first one to arrive. The rest participants of these contests will arrive until the end of the week.
Draw procedure of the “Tank biathlon” and “Suvorov attack” contests is taking place at the press-center of the Alabino range on July 25.
The International Army Games 2016 are taking place at 20 training grounds of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Kazakhstan on July 30 – August 13. More than 130 teams from 20 countries of Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America will compete for the title of the best in 23 contests.