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The Ministry of Defense of Russia conducts the second stage of the individual race of the World Cup Tank Biathlon-2015 on the Alabino firing ground in the Moscow suburbs.

According to the press service of the Russian Ministryof Defense, today, August 3, the Alabino firing ground in the Moscow region will host heats of tank crews in the Individual race category of Tank Biathlon-2015 held in the framework of the International Army Games – 2015, Joinfo. ua reports.

The competition will be attended by tankers from Armenia, Venezuela, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kuwait, Nicaragua, Serbia and Tajikistan.

“To date, the leading positions are taken by the crews from Russia and Serbia, who won their races on the first day of the competition,” the statement reads.

It is noted that the winners in the Individual Race will be defined on August 6 after performances of all 39 crew members.

The Ministry notes that from August 1 to August 15  in the framework of the International Army Games – 2015 there will be carried out 14 competitions of the field, air and naval training on 11 polygons located on the boundaries of three military districts (Western, Southern and Central) in 10 regions of the Russian Federation. The games are attended by 57 teams from 17 countries and 20 observer teams from six foreign countries, representatives of Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America.