Sukhoi Su-25 jets take center stage at Union Shield-2015 drills

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The second stage of the Russia-Belarusian military drills Union Shield-2015 shook the ground in the Russian Leningrad region on Monday. While Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jets demonstrated their capabilities in the skies over the Kirillovsky firing ground, over 7,000 Russian troops and 1,000 Belarusian troops exercised on the ground supported by multiple rocket launcher systems the BM-21 Grad and the BM-27 Uragan. The drills will run until September 16.