Kavkaz 2016 military drills test latest Russian missile systems

The S-300, Buk, 9K33 Osa, 9K35 Strela-10 and the Tor missile systems conducted practical rocket launches towards air targets, as well as 2K22 Tunguska self-propelled anti-aircraft weapons at the Kapustin Yar range in Russia’s Astrakhan Region on Thursday.

A total of more than 120,000 Russian troops are taking part in strategic command and staff Kavkaz-2016 exercises across the country, the Russian Defense Ministry’s head of General Staff said Friday.

Russian “Kavkaz-2016” strategic command military exercises will continue until Saturday.

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