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Vostok-2018 operation's transparency 'unprecedented': Russian Defence Minister

Moscow, Oct 11 (UNI) Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoigu has said that strategic Vostok-2018 maneuvers in September were unprecedented in terms of transparency.
"I stress that the maneuvers were unprecedented in terms of their transparency. The international community had been provided all information beforehand on their plot and participants," Defence Minister Shoigu said on Wednesday, TASS reported.
Briefings were held at the Russia-NATO Council, at a forum of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe and also for foreign military attaches, Shoigu said.
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24 Apr 2024 | 5:48 PM

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China expands lunar partnerships, preps for Shenzhou-18

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Building collapse kills 7 in Ethiopian capital

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Australia: Police arrest 7 teens in counter-terrorism raids after Sydney church stabbing

24 Apr 2024 | 2:10 PM

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