A military exercise will be held in and near Lithuania's second-largest city Kaunas, with armoured vehicles driving on the city streets, the Ministry of National Defence said.
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The exercise is the second phase of the field tactical training Interaction 2015 held in Kaunas between Wednesday and Friday, which will include spread of tactical headquarters and reconnaissance in and near Kaunas. The troops will drill operations in populated areas. During the days, M113 armored vehicles (with special rubber covering tracks), various military SUVs and trucks will appear on the city's streets. The phase will include 400 troops from the Mechanized Infantry Brigade Iron Wolf and other Lithuanian military units.

Since Monday, the 1st phase of the exercise took place in Rukla (Jonava district) and Gaižiūnai training ground.

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