About 100 countries to take part in Army-2015 forum - Russian Defense Ministry

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MOSCOW, June 7 Representatives of almost a hundred countries will participate in the Army -2015 international military-technological forum to be held in the Patriot park near Moscow on June 16-19, Andrei Ilnitsky, the Russian Defense Ministry’s adviser said in an interview aired by the Russian News Service.

"Representatives of about 100 countries will take part in the three-day forum. Ninety roundtable meetings will be held on its sidelines. Part of them will be of specific applied nature. Others will discuss urgent international issues and the Russian army role in the modern world," Ilnitsky stressed.

The Russian Defense Ministry expects about 100,000 people to visit the forum in these three days. They will be able to see contemporary models of weapons and military hardware; drive a tank or shoot at a shooting range.