TASS/Russian defense Ministry

KUBINKA /Moscow region/, August 12. /TASS/. More than 100 thousand people visited on Saturday the aviation festival “fast and furious” in the Park “Patriot” and final round of “Tank biathlon” in the Pacific. About it journalists were reported by the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation.

“More than 100 thousand people watched the aviation event “the Patriot” dedicated to the 105th anniversary of the Russian space forces and final round of “Tank biathlon”, – said the Russian defense Ministry.

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The Russian team won the finals of “Tank biathlon” in the suburbs

21 the range of the international Army games 28 contests was covered by more than 3.1 thousand journalists, of which more than a thousand people – representatives of the media of the countries – participants of the contest, USA and Europe, the rest were from Russian media .

Only Armi-2017 was attended by over 150 teams from 28 countries representing Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. 22 foreign States sent to the games 47 groups of observers.

Nine countries for the first time participate in the Armi-2017: Bangladesh, Israel, Laos, Morocco, Syria, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Uganda, and South Africa. The total number of participants exceeded 4 thousand. In contests Armi-2017 involving more than 770 pieces of weapons and military equipment (of which 190 units of foreign technology) and 39 aircraft, 24 helicopters and 9 surface ships.

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