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    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
    • Tank Biathlon: Crews of 20 Countries All Set for Armored Vehicle Race in Russia
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    The upcoming Tank Biathlon competition will be held in a framework of the 2017 International Army Games at the Alabino shooting range from July 29 to August 12. Photo: A member of the Indian team before a rehearsal of the 2017 Tank Biathlon in Patriot Park in Alabino, Russia.

    Participants of the annual Tank Biathlon competition have already arrived from across the world to Alabino in the Moscow region for last rehearsals and the draw ceremony held on July 24.

    A tank biathlon is a mechanized military sport invented by the Russian military that has similarities to a regular biathlon, with teams testing their driving skills and shooting at targets simulating tanks and low-flying helicopters.

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