Military attaches from 35 countries, including member countries of NATO, arrived in Ulan-Ude. As reported Baikal-Daily.ruthe delegation arrived in capital of Buryatiya the night before.
ss=”maintext”>A delegation of 46 people. It is the military attaché of consulates and embassies of foreign States in Moscow. The arrival of the foreign troops organized by the defense Ministry.
In the capital of Buryatia guests will stay for two days. The media notedthat the arrival of foreign troops in the Republic were announced. It is known that after checking into the hotel, the delegation were taken to dinner at one of the largest restaurants. However, officially the program of the visit is not disclosed. It is reported that foreigners should visit the military unit of Ulan-Ude, where he will familiarize himself with the conditions of service of the local military.
Among the guests were representatives of the military diplomacy of India, China, Armenia, Poland, Estonia, Italy, Norway, USA, Canada and African countries. “They go to the cities of the Eastern military district with the aim of strengthening international cooperation and mutual trust”, – told RIA “news” the head of the Department of international military cooperation of the Eastern military district captain second rank Mikhail Chikunov. In recent times, according to Chikunov, such a large delegation of the Eastern military district arrived in 2012.
Before the visit to Ulan-Ude, the members of the delegation visited the Sakhalin, Khabarovsk and Blagoveshchensk. On Sakhalin the diplomats arrived on 23 October. There they took part in laying a wreath to the Glory Memorial in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk devoted to liberators of South Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in August 1945. Then the military organized an excursion to the Sakhalin regional Museum. The guests also visited the territory of one of military units located in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, where he met with the combat capabilities of the Sakhalin military.
They then went to the Khabarovsk Krai, where he visited Komsomolsk-on-Amur. About the visit of the diplomats was reported to “Vesti”.
In Ulan-Ude attache arrived from Blagoveshchensk. In the administrative center of Amur oblast, the delegation visited the far Eastern higher military command school named after K. K. Rokossovsky. There for foreign guests gave informative tour: countryside landfill showed them the samples of modern military equipment of the Russian Federation – Trucks, tanks, machine guns, mortars and grenade launchers, reported “Amur news service”. In addition, guests were able to see the pride of the Amur breeders – Siberian husky, which in DOKU used as sled dogs.
After the static display samples of equipment of the members of the delegation were invited to the observation deck. They were able to see Russian armored vehicles in action. Before them drove the vehicle, which, standing on the position, was struck by a conventional enemy, performing a few volleys, reported the website of the government of the Amur region.