Today, Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces – First Deputy Defence Minister General of the Army Valery Gerasimov held a briefing with representatives of the foreign military diplomatic corps.
Special attention was paid to the world military political situation, results of activities of the Russian Armed Forces for 2016 and their tasks for 2017.
In course of the briefing, Chief of the Russian General Staff noted the necessity of development of the military cooperation especially in the interests of fighting the international terrorism and extremism as well as building up cooperation with the partners from the CSTO, SCO and CIS.
General of the Army Valery Gerasimov informed Military Attachés about results of operation held by the Syrian government troops and the Russian Aerospace Forces as well as about current situation in Aleppo.
About 150 Military Attachés from more than 80 countries took part in the briefing.