Russia starts biggest war games since...

Russia starts biggest war games since Soviet fall near China

Russia began its biggest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union on Tuesday close to its border with China, mobilising 300,000 troops in a show of force that will include joint exercises with the Chinese army. FILE PHOTO: A member of Russia's special operations unit stands with a national flag during the Collective Security Treaty Organisation military exercise outside Almaty, Kazakhstan May 22, 2018.

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