July 27, China began sending troops to the territory of Russia for a role in joint counterterrorism maneuvers «Peace Mission 2013», Xinhua news agency reported.
Chinese and Russian troops conduct exercises within 20 days (July 27 — August 15). PLA units will arrive at the landfill CHebarkul (Ural region) family parties (four groups will be airlifted, three railway transport)
Two transport helicopters Mi-171 and four Z-9 combat already flown from the airfield Hailar (Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region) and overcome the 5,000 km within 5 days. As expected, 31 July 5 fighter-bombers JH-7 will take off from the airport of Urumqi (Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region) and reached the district exercises on the same day. Languid equipment transported railway transport. Movement of troops will end on August 2.