Russia will host the third annual international tank biathlon in the village of Alabino near Moscow as part of the International Army Games.

A 2014 tank context in Alabino.
A 2014 tank context in Alabino.

This three-week competition starts on the first of August and takes place in ten locations around the country. Armed forces from 14 countries are participating. Other events include low-altitude piloting, an airborne contest for paratroopers, a water-based competition for pontoon troops, as well as a ‘field kitchen’ contest in which each team has to prepare a traditional meal from their country. Read more: einnews.com

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