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Iran to attend Int’l Army Games

Beijing, Iran is to participate in the International Army Games slated to get underway on July 28 in China.

According to China Army website, all grounds have been prepared for holding the games and various teams are to attend the event.

The event is to be held with the attendance of Iran, Russia, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Armenia.

According to Chinese TV 'CGTN', The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) has intensified preparation for International Army Games (IAG) 2018, with an infantry fighting vehicle team sweating out in the deserts of northwestern China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and an airborne platoon conducting drills in central Hubei Province as part of their training for the annual event.

The PLA Army will host Suvorov Attack, Clear Sky and Safety Route in Korla of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and the PLA Navy will host Seaborne Assault in Quanzhou City of southeast China's Fujian Province, Senior Colonel Wu Qian, Director General of the Information Office of China's Ministry of National Defense (MND) was quoted as saying.

The International Army Games will be underway until August 11.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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