Operational-tactical exercises mezhflotskoy grouping of the Navy (Navy) Russia will end on Wednesday in the eastern part Mediterranean the sea, the Defense Ministry reported.
The other day on the course of the exercise, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and the Chief of the General Staff Valery Gerasimov reported to President Vladimir Putin. According to Gerasimov, one hundred percent completed part of the activities related to aviation flight away, and the active phase of the exercises held on 29 and 30 January in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea and the Dark.
"In the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea ends teaching mezhflotskoy group of Russian Navy ships to the role of the Baltic, Northern and Black Sea fleets, "- said the Russian military.
Naikrupneyshie decades teaching mezhflotskoy grouping of the Russian Navy began on January 19 in the waters of the Dark Sea and the Mediterranean. The event involved more than 20 ships of the Black Sea, the Baltic and Northern fleets and three submarines of the Russian Navy, including one nuclear, aviation and also distant 4th Air Force and Air Defense Command. Controls the event Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel-General Alexander Postnikov. The main objective of the exercise — to check the readiness of military command and mezhflotskoy groups forces to carry out tasks as intended in the far sea zone.