Moscow: A Pakistan Army contingent arrived Russia to take part in the joint military exercise “Friendship – 2017″. “Friendship – 2016”, the first joint military exercise of the two countries, was held in Cherat, Pakistan. Inauguration ceremony of exercise was held today. “Friendship – 2017” is a manifestation of the common desire of both Pakistan and Russia to enhance bilateral cooperation in all fields of mutual interest including defence. The exercise will further enhance cooperation and friendship between both the countries..