Armenia, Russian longtime ally, plans joint military exercises with the US, signaling a shift in relations with Putin. The drills, named “Eagle Partner 2023,” aim to prepare Armenian forces for international peacekeeping missions and will occur from September 11 to 20.
Russian Longtime Ally Armenia’s Shifting Alliances: Hosting Joint Military Exercises with the US
According to Yahoo News, Armenia, Russian longtime ally, is making a significant pivot by announcing joint military exercises with the United States. This unexpected move reflects a shifting geopolitical landscape and signals Armenia’s desire to diversify its international partnerships.
The upcoming joint military exercise, named “Eagle Partner 2023,” is scheduled to take place from September 11 to 20. According to Armenia’s defense ministry, this exercise aims to prepare its forces for potential participation in international peacekeeping missions, underlining the country’s changing priorities in the region.