Scaled strategic military exercises Aibalta-2019 started in Kazakhstan
Astana. April 17. KazTAG - The scaled strategic military exercises Aibalta-2019 have started in Kazakhstan, reports the Ministry of Defense.
"By the order of Nurlan Yermekbayev, minister of defense of Kazakhstan, the troops and military units of the armed forces have gathered for the scaled strategic military exercises Aibalta-2019," reads the message.
The Defense Ministry reports that main objectives of the exercise are to improve the coherence of the military command bodies, increase the field training of troops and develop sustainable practical skills among staffs and commanders in the troops’ management.
“About 8 thousand servicemen and more than 2 thousand units of weapons and military equipment, including front and army aircrafts, are involved in the exercises. Military units and units of the ground forces, air defense forces, special operations forces, special forces and material and technical support have arrived to the exercise," reads the report.
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