Peace Mission 2010 exercises will last two weeks of the five countries participating jointly
China appeared in “Peace Mission 2010″ military echelon of the fifth six off.
Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman Colonel Geng Yansheng 26 news release, according to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and the consensus meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization defense ministers in Dushanbe, “the joint communique,” Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states in 2010 September 9 to 25 held a “Peace Mission – 2010″ joint anti-terrorism military exercise. Exercises in the Republic of Kazakhstan Almaty City and Ao Taer City Matt Black combined-arms training and Conference.
Geng Yansheng said the exercises within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, the 7th joint anti-terrorism military exercise. Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of China, Kyrgyz Republic, Russian Federation, the Republic of Tajikistan and other five countries participating units will be based on terrorism, regional crises caused by the background, more than 5,000 troops into the joint, anti-terrorism military exercise operational command, collaboration, security and methods.
“exercise designed to show that the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states army to fight terrorism, separatism, extremism will, determination and ability to reflect the high level of member trust and pragmatic cooperation, member states to maintain expression regional peace and stability and promoting common development and prosperity of the sincere desire. “Geng Yansheng said.
He said the exercise will be of strategic consultations, joint anti-terrorism campaign and the joint anti-terrorism campaign to prepare three stages, by members of the central military command sent a battle group to form a coalition directed the Ministry of organization and command. Armed Forces Chief of Staff of the participating countries (Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman) will be announced in Almaty start of the exercise.
Geng Yansheng said China will send 1000 troops, including an Army battle group, an Air Force battle group and a comprehensive support group exercises. Participating in the exercise equipment, including tanks, wheeled infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, car self-propelled howitzers, assault guns, anti-aircraft gun carriage system, bombers, fighters, helicopters and so on. Participating personnel and equipment from August 31 through the air and rail are two ways to cross-border mobility to the exercise area.
He said the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Member States Secretary of Defense will observe the implementation phase of joint anti-terrorism campaign of exercise. (China News)