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West 2017 drills website launched by Belarus' Defense Ministry

The exercise "West-2017" will be as open as possible. On September 12, the Ministry of Defense of Belarus launched a special website on this topic.

This will bring together the latest information on the conduct of maneuvers, including photos and videos. About 150 journalists will cover the drills. The press will be invited to training grounds during the active phase of the forthcoming military training - from 17 to 19 September.

What firing ranges in Belarus will host West-2017 exercises?

In addition, a daily briefing of the official representative of the Ministry of Defense of Belarus is planned for the duration of the exercise. 

West-2017 will begin already on September 14. The simulation of military operations will be held on the territory of Belarus and three Russian firing ranges.

West 2017 drills website launched by Belarus' Defense Ministry