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Armenia will host joint military exercises with the United States.

Armenia will host joint military exercises with the United States.

Armenian-American military exercises will be held in Armenia in September, their goal is to increase interoperability within the framework of peacekeeping missions, the press service of the republic’s defense ministry reported.

“As part of preparations for participation in international peacekeeping missions in Armenia, on September 11-20, the joint Armenian-American exercises EAGLE PARTNER 2023 will be held on the basis of the Zar training center of the peacekeeping brigade and the training center of the Ministry of Defense,” the message published on the departments  telegram channel says.

According to the Armenian Defense Ministry, during the exercises, operations will be worked out to stabilize relations between the conflicting parties in the performance of peacekeeping tasks.

“The purpose of the exercises is to increase the level of interoperability of units participating in international peacekeeping missions, the exchange of best practices in the field of command and control and tactical communications, as well as to increase the readiness of the Armenian unit for operations for assessments within the concept of NATO’s operational potential,” the press service said.

The Armenian Ministry of Defense clarified that units preparing for international peacekeeping operations regularly participate in such joint military exercises and training in partner countries.