Russian Northern Fleet left for Venezuela hold joint military exercise (Figure)
Russia” Qiaba years Kehai Admiral “was a large anti-submarine destroyer
Global Times special correspondent in Russia Liang Xiaoyi reports: While the two armed forces of Russia and the White Rose at the beginning from the 22″ stable -2008 “military exercises, the Russian Northern Fleet squadron left for Venezuela have begun to prepare for joint military exercises with the Venezuelan navy.
September 21, RIA Novosti news, an assistant commander of the Russian Navy Captain Igor ? Dege Luo said in an interview: “Recently, the Northern Fleet will leave its base, the main establishment flagship ‘Peter the Great’ nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser, large anti-submarine ‘Qiaba years Kehai Admiral’ number and the convoys of vessels. “
Dege Luo said that the exercise together with Venezuela, the main task is to complete the joint mobile operations, communications, rescue drowning and other tasks, but also to complete the series of military tasks.
According to reports, starting Monday, the Northern Fleet. Dege Luo said: “The ships and personnel and equipment ready, on the other naval commander under the command of General Wei Suoci.’s Northern Fleet headquarters of the given task is clear, everything is ready, the fleet starting without any problems.”
According to Russian newspaper “Independent” reported that the Northern Fleet also accompanied by anti-submarine aircraft, but officials did not have formal announcement.