Reuters - Video

Edition: US | UK | IN | CN | JP

video Top News

Russia holds military drills in the Arctic

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 01:06

The Russian Ministry of Defense held live-fire rocket, artillery and anti-aircraft drills in the Arctic training for readiness for attacks by sea or air. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

▲ Hide Transcript

View Transcript

ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Russia's coastal defense units and Northern Fleet ships conducted live-fire rocket, artillery and anti-aircraft drills in the Arctic. According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, ships and military hardware were used to stage defense techniques in the scenario of attacks by sea or air on the archipelago of the New Siberian Islands. Video of the exercises released by the ministry on Wednesday (September 20) showed anti-aircraft missile launchers opening fire as well as multiple rockets launched from ships.

Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), or long-press the URL below on your mobile device to copy the code

Russia holds military drills in the Arctic

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 01:06