As reported by «CNN Turk». Third field army Turkey, whose headquarters is located in the east (in Erzurum), began conducting maneuvers in the province of Kars, near the Armenian border.
These teachings manages commander of the 3rd Army, Army Gen. Ahmed Turmushun. Reported that in the ongoing maneuvers involving more than 2-thousand troops, as a huge number of different artillery and military equipment.
During the maneuvers carried out within the framework of the All-Army exercise "Winter 2012", watched personally Abdullah Gul, President of Turkey. This is the news agency «REGNUM».
Recall that just started and other military maneuvers. February 22, large-scale maneuvers along the perimeter of the borders of Nagorno Karabakh began the armed forces of Azerbaijan. The exercises were run by the Azerbaijani Defense Minister Safar Abiyev.