Belarusian military are taking part in the Tank Biathlon event at the second International Military Games in Russia and Kazakhstan.
Our compatriots are performing in combat vehicles produced in Belarus. They will have to compete with teams from 20 countries. All in all, the informal military Olympics involve 3,000 soldiers.
Belarusian teams will demonstrate their skills in eight events.
Andrei Ravkov, Defense Minister of the Republic of Belarus:
These are competitions for which the Armed Forces of Belarus have relevant specialists. Contests in which we can show our worth, after all. This is the maximum number of competitions our Armed Forces have been involved in. We have no navy, we have a small air force. Therefore, we take part wherever we can.