The scenario of the exercise says a large group of terrorists have captured a city and provoked massive riots there.
Russia and China are obviously not preparing for terrorist attacks, rather they are hunkering down in preparation for massive civilian demonstration or rebellion. I cannot help but snicker at their use of doublethink.
"Peace Mission 2009" "Together we're working for peace"
7th December 2003
A good example of how the anti-terrorism rhetoric can be adapted to further the agenda of totalitarian regimes.
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Reports are a Chinese jet crashed on takeoff and the two crew members ejected. That jet was part of the wargames.