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“Soldier of Union” competition included into Army Games 2017

This is a competition among soldiers, sailors, sergeants who are on contract military service. The opening of the competitions was held in the Great Patriotic War Museum in Minsk. Belarus is hosting the participants of this competition or the second time. Military men from Kazakhstan, Armenia and Russia came to Belarus.

Kairat Sadykov, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Air Defense of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan:
Such competitions are held with an aim to increase mutual trust between our states. It shows that we have one spirit, that we are friends , and are always ready to help each other, just as in the Soviet times. Our friendship is indivisible.

There are 5 stages in the competition. The test on military history has already been held. One of the hardest competitions is ahead. It includes overcoming barriers, throwing of hand grenades and cold arms. By the way, women are taking part as well, one woman in each team.

“Soldier of Union” competition included into Army Games 2017