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Russia launches biggest war games in decades

Sep 12, 2018

Russia launches biggest war games in decades

by Andrew Osborn

Russia began its biggest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union on Tuesday close to its border with China, mobilizing 300,000 troops in a show of force that will include joint exercises with the Chinese army. China and Russia have staged joint drills ...

Fake U.S. aircraft carrier the target in latest Iranian drills

Feb 26, 2015

Fake U.S. aircraft carrier the target in latest Iranian drills

With rockets roaring and guns blazing, more than a dozen swarming Iranian speedboats assaulted a replica of a U.S. aircraft carrier Wednesday during large-scale naval drills near the strategically vital entrance of the Persian Gulf. The nationally televised show of force by the country's elite ...

China begins naval drills in South China Sea

Jan 20, 2014

China begins naval drills in South China Sea

Chinese naval vessels including an island landing ship began drills Monday in the South China Sea, where China and several other nations are locked in territorial disputes. Two destroyers and China's largest amphibious landing craft started the exercises after sailing from the naval base on ...