26 September 2012, 17:55

Russia holds navy maneuvers in the Arctic

Russia holds navy maneuvers in the Arctic

Russia is holding navy maneuvers in the Arctic seas of Kara and Barents. Among other ships, the atomic missile cruiser “Pyotr Velikiy”, or “Peter the Great”, will take part in the maneuvers.

The maneuvers will include landing on an inhabited island in the Laptev Sea.

The Russian navy in the Arctic protect important energy facilities and scientific stations, as well as the security of passenger ships.

Interfax

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