Moscow and Beijing plan to conduct regular joint war games similar to massive ones being held this week, Russia’s defence minister said.
Russia has launched its largest military exercise since the Cold War, with war games that will also involve thousands of Chinese troops in a show of burgeoning military ties between Moscow and Beijing.
Russia’s largest war games in recent history have kicked off in the Far East.
A major military training exercise hosted by RAF Lossiemouth has drawn to a close, with fleets of international aircraft jetting off from the base throughout yesterday.
RAF Lossiemouth crews are being given an insight into the maritime patrol aircraft which are destined to become a future fixture in the region's skies.
Aviation enthusiasts descended on Moray from far and wide to watch a range of international military aircraft perform vital training exercises yesterday.