Pakistan, Russia armies begin joint military drills ‘DRUZBA 2017’


MINRALNEY VODY, Russia Sept 25 (TNS): A two week long joint exercise DRUZBA 2017 between special forces of Pakistan and Russia armies has started in Mineralnye Vody, Russia, according to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).

Two week long joint exercises between the special forces of Pakistan and Russia armies started on Monday in Minralney Vody, Russia

the opening ceremony of the exercise was attended by senior military officials of special forces of both the countries. The exercise will focus on counter terrorism operations, hostage and rescue, cordon and search operations, it added.

The joint exercise will enhance and further strengthen military ties between the two countries and share Pakistan Army’s experience in war against terrorism.