MOSCOW, July 5. /TASS/. More than 20 warships and support vessels of Russia’s Caspian Flotilla put out to sea on Tuesday for tactical exercises, the press service of the Southern Military District reported.
"The exercise involves 20 warships and support vessels, including the Tatarstan missile ship, the Uglich and Veliky Ustyug small missile patrol ships, the Volgodonsk small artillery ship, the Stupinets missile boat, artillery boats, base type minesweepers and harbor minesweepers, the P-351 Grachonok anti-sabotage boat, as well as vessels of the hydrographic service and auxiliary ships," says the statement, received by TASS on Tuesday.
The crews also had rapid combat deployment and operational readiness drills in the Caspian Sea.