International Army Games 2021 officially opened

07:30 | 08/24/2021

( - The International Army Games 2021 officially kicked off on August 23. The Games will be held until September 4 this year simultaneously on 23 training grounds of different countries.

Particularly, the “Sea Cup” competition kicked off at the headquarters of the Pacific Fleet of the Russian Navy. As planned, the competition will take place from August 23 to 27. The closing and awarding ceremony will be held on August 29.

At the opening ceremony.

Also on August 22, the host China opened the “Safe Environment”, “Clear Sky” and “Suvorov Attack”. The Vietnamese Chemical Contingent will compete in the first stage of “Individual Race” on August 25, the second stage of “Fire Training” on August 29, and the third stage of “Relay” on August 31.

An overview of the ceremony.

The opening ceremony of the “Gunsmith Master” competition took place in the Islamic Republic of Iran on August 22. The Vietnamese contingent is to compete with the Russian competitors in their first competition named “Maintenance of the 122mm Towed Howitzer D 30A” on August 23.

The competitions of “Confident Reception”, “Sniper Frontier” and “Polar Star” were kicked off in Brest city, the Republic of Belarus. The Vietnamese Signal Contingent will compete with competitors from eight other teams in the “Confident Reception” competition.

The delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army at the event.

The “True Friend” competition was officially opened on August 22 with the participation of five teams from Russia, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Algeria, and Vietnam, together with three female teams of Russia, Uzbekistan and Algeria.



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