Countries Race Tanks At These Games In Russia
Outsiders say the International Army Games boost Russian patriotism, especially for its military.By Melissa Prax | August 13, 2016
These tanks aren't about to go into combat. They're racing in a competition.
These are the second annual International Army Games hosted by Russia and Kazakhstan, and things just wrapped up. Twenty-two countries are competing, including Iran, Azerbaijan and China.
Among those who didn't join were the U.S. and most NATO countries, but those countries were reportedly invited.