NATO rejects media claims alliance unable of quick deploymentWorld October 21, 13:01
Russia has no doubts Iran observes JCPOA - deputy foreign ministerRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 11:04
Monuments to Soviet troops in PolandWorld October 21, 10:57
Putin and Erdogan give positive assessment to joint efforts in Astana processWorld October 21, 3:03
Privileges to certain languages in Ukraine’s education law to worsen situation — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 20, 21:46
International balance of forces in Syria after Raqqa’s liberation unclear yet — expertMilitary & Defense October 20, 21:05
Russia to resume import of aubergines, pomegranates from Turkey since October 30Business & Economy October 20, 20:18
International station to orbit Moon at 70,000 km distance from EarthScience & Space October 20, 20:09
US indulging in lies to have UN-OPCW mission’s mandate extended — Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 20, 19:31
VLADIVOSTOK, February 11. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian Defense Minister General Sergei Shoigu arrived on a working trip at the main base of Russian Pacific Fleet in the Far Eastern city of Vladivostok to inspect the development of a basing system of helicopter-carrying dock ships Mistral and ships of new projects that will replenish surface naval fleet in Ulysses Bay, chief of the press service and information department of the Russian Defense Ministry Major General Igor Konashenkov told reporters on Tuesday.
“As for basing of ships of these classes Sergei Shoigu will talk to the Commander of the Pacific Fleet Vice-Admiral Sergei Avakyants and several other officials,” he said.
In his words, the minister will also visit a branch of the military educational and scientific center of the country’s Navy - Pacific Naval Institute. Shoigu will inspect infrastructure facilities of the institute and its educational and material base.
The final item on the agenda of Russian defense minister’s trip to Vladivostok will be an inspection of several facilities of military sanatorium Okeansky, where Russian naval sailors and members of their families spend their vacations and take rehabilitation courses, Konashenkov said.