China-Russia military drill expected to focus on security in Central Asia

Chinese and Russian troops are expected to focus on counterterrorism and security – not the US or its allies – during a joint drill in northwest China next week, according to military analysts.More than 10,000 soldiers will take part in the five-day drill to begin on Monday next week in the Ningxia Hui autonomous region. Dubbed Zapad/Interaction 2021, the exercise is being held at a tense time for relations between both countries and the United States.Zhou Chenming, a researcher from the Yuan…


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