The exercise involves about 3,000 Russian and Chinese servicemen, nearly 300 units of army military equipment and over 40 fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters. Photo: BMP-86A infantry fighting vehicles of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China.
The Peace Mission 2009 joint counter-terrorist exercise involving elements of the Russian Armed Forces and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China is now conducted in both countries.
Have you ever heard of mermaiding, the art of being a real mermaid? Not only is it beautiful, it can also be a rewarding activity: some sirens use their charm for noble causes, for example to cheer up children with disabilities.
From time to time, we are treated to displays of stunning natural phenomena. The most popular meteor shower, known as the Perseids, is currently in the full swing. It has recently reached its peak, which started on the night of August 12 and lasted until the early morning hours of August 13.
Take a look at brave pilots who attempt to defy gravity and operate their weird homemade flying machines during the fifth Red Bull Flugtag festival held in Moscow.
Take a look at the highlights of the epic 2017 International Army Games.
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