“Kavkaz 2009” – Russia’s response to NATO military exercises in Georgia


According Itar-Tass, The Caucasus-2009 large-scale manoeuvres of the Russian Armed Forces will be held in the territory of the whole RF North Caucasian Military District (SKVO) this June that will involve all brigades of this district, Russian First Deputy Defence Minister Alexander Kolmakov said on Tuesday. 

“The forthcoming exercise Caucasus-2009 in its scale and scope can be only compared with exercises that had been conducted during the Soviet period,” the official said reported by Itar-Tass.

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