On the eve of China's Army Day, we bring you snapshots of PLA soldiers competing in the International Army Games. This photo shows a Chinese marine soldier on the 2nd leg (Trail of Survival) of the Seaborn Assault (Morskoi Desant) competition organized by the Russian Defense Ministry. (Photos:VCG)
A serviceman during an exhibition performance at the 2017 Rembat international competition of professional armored vehicles and special military vehicle skills at the International Army Games in the training grounds of the Omsk Armored Vehicle Engineering Institute.
Members of the Novosibirsk Military Command Academy team participate in a water obstacle crossing event during the 5th Stage of the Masters of Reconnaissance Competition of the 2015 International Army Games.
Chinese marine soldiers after finishing the 2nd leg (Trail of Survival) of the Seaborn Assault (Morskoi Desant) competition, at the 2016 International Army Games organized by the Russian Defence Ministry.
Members of the Chinese team in the final of the Engineering Formula (Inzhenernaya Formula) competition of engineer units, part of the 2016 International Army Games organized by the Russian Defense Ministry, in Volzhsky.