SEVASTOPOL, June 16. /TASS/. Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu on Thursday arrived in Crimea to listen to reports on the construction of military infrastructure facilties, official spokesman for the ministry Igor Konashenkov told reporters.
"The head of Russia’s defense ministry will listen to the command of the Southern Military District and the Black Sea Fleet on the implementation of plans to build military infrastructure facilities," Konashenkov said.
The minister will visit Sevastopol to hand out an award to a naval infantry brigade of the Black Sea Fleet. Shoigu will also visit a recreation center in Saky.