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Russia hosts Army Games

A T-72 tank's barrel is seen while driven through the course of the Tank Biathlon competition, part of the International Army Games 2017, at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A T-72 tank's barrel is seen while driven through the course of the Tank Biathlon competition, part of the International Army Games 2017, at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A T-72 tank's barrel is seen while driven through the course of the Tank Biathlon competition, part of the International Army Games 2017, at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A missile of an anti-aircraft defence mobile missile system is seen in front of a missile launched from S-300 antiaircraft system during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A missile of an anti-aircraft defence mobile missile system is seen in front of a missile launched from S-300 antiaircraft system during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside...more

A missile of an anti-aircraft defence mobile missile system is seen in front of a missile launched from S-300 antiaircraft system during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A Russian serviceman shoots with an AK-74 during a shooting competition at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A Russian serviceman shoots with an AK-74 during a shooting competition at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A Russian serviceman shoots with an AK-74 during a shooting competition at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Mikoyan MiG-29 jet fighters fire missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Mikoyan MiG-29 jet fighters fire missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Mikoyan MiG-29 jet fighters fire missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A girl assembles an AK-74 before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A girl assembles an AK-74 before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A girl assembles an AK-74 before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Russian servicemen celebrate their victory in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian servicemen celebrate their victory in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian servicemen celebrate their victory in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Uzbekistan's servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Uzbekistan's servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Uzbekistan's servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A T-72B1 tank fires during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A T-72B1 tank fires during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A T-72B1 tank fires during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A woman with umbrella looks on as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A woman with umbrella looks on as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A woman with umbrella looks on as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A boy plays with a machine gun before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A boy plays with a machine gun before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A boy plays with a machine gun before the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Russian servicemen look on during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian servicemen look on during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian servicemen look on during the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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An S-300 air defense missile system launches a missile during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

An S-300 air defense missile system launches a missile during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

An S-300 air defense missile system launches a missile during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Servicemen compete in the Safe Route competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Andreyevsky military polygon outside Tyumen. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Russian servicemen rest on top of an armoured personnel carrier (APC) as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian servicemen rest on top of an armoured personnel carrier (APC) as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan....more

Russian servicemen rest on top of an armoured personnel carrier (APC) as S-300 air defense missile systems launch missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A serviceman walks past anti-aircraft defence mobile missile systems during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A serviceman walks past anti-aircraft defence mobile missile systems during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A serviceman walks past anti-aircraft defence mobile missile systems during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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