Russian Navy in 2015, will act in a constant task force in the Mediterranean, said «Interfax-AVN» February 25, 2013 source in military circles.
According to him, the core group of the connection is the Black Sea Fleet and its prototype will be Mediterranean squadron Russian Navy.
The squadron will be based on the same plan and to decide at one point fighting tasks arising in the Mediterranean theater of operations, namely to fend off danger from that direction for the state and military security of the Russian Federation.
He noted that the issues of the Mediterranean on one plan and plan mezhflotskoy groups successfully worked out in the course held in January in this region of the Navy exercises.
Grouping of the Black Sea Fleet
Interlocutor of the agency admitted that the Ministry of Defense to implement the hidden plan to be at least two to three years to solve the problem update ship of the Black Sea Fleet and make the system logistics task force created.
Commenting on this event, «Rossiyskaya Gazeta» writes that the ships of the Black Sea, Northern and Baltic fleets will be created mezhflotskaya grouping for combat missions in the Mediterranean.
Edition recalls that during the visit of the Black Sea Fleet Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that the Navy is able to do puzzles in at least some point of the oceans, the fundamental public interest for Russia. In his view, in real time similar area is the Mediterranean Sea.