Russian paratroopers train ahead of Airborne Troops Day

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Russian paratroopers held exercises at Moscow Region’s Patriot Park on Thursday, ahead of Russian Airborne Troops Day, which is held annually on August 2. The Russian troops are training to parachute, shoot at targets, drive armored vehicles – and even shoot a crossbow while galloping on a horse across rugged terrain.