Ships of RF Navy's Pacific Fleet complete visit to Japan
Today, the Pacific Fleet ship detachment composed of the major ASW ships Admiral Tributs, Admiral Vinogradov and the middle sea tanker Pechenga completed the routine entry to the Japanese naval base of Maizuru, where they had arrived on 5 July, says press center of RF Defence Ministry.
During the visit, the detachment commander Captain 1 Rank Oleg Korolyov held meetings with the naval base commandant, destroyer's division commander, commanding officers of Japanese ships and mayor of the city of Maizuru.
The Russian sailors took part in an extensive cultural program, sports competitions between the servicemen of the two countries. Also, the Japanese sailors visited the Pacific Fleet warships.
The Pacific Fleet marines from the detachment and Japanese servicemen conducted the joint training to supervise a suspicious vessel.
The Pacific Fleet ships left the naval base of Maizuru and continued to carry out their tasks in the Sea of Japan.