Ships of the Pacific Fleet repelled air attack of the conditional enemy in course of an exercise
Crews of the Pacific Fleet ships practiced repelling air attacks of the conditional enemy and conducting missile strike at naval ranges.
Search-and-strike ship grouping of the Pacific Fleet, including the MPK-221 and Metel’ small-sized missile ships, conducted missile strike on ships of the conditional enemy.
Another ship grouping practiced repelling air strike of the conditional enemy by firing missiles and artillery guns.
The ship crews carried out missile and artillery firing against the Saman missile-targets, when they had reached the fire range. All targets have been engaged.
Russian Deputy Defence Minister Lieutenant General Alexander Fomin summed up the results of the VI Moscow Conference on International Security
Closing the VI Moscow Conference on International Security the Russian Deputy Defence Minister Lieutenant General Alexander Fomin has summed up its results.
According to Alexander Fomin, it is necessary to develop international military cooperation in order to counter global security threats.
“International terrorism creates threats for all countries all over the world. Factor of military force in international relations is raised, and it influences further development of military political situation.
In particular, he mentioned that despite different approaches to providing of security the participants of the forum had a common objective – to live in the world without wars.
The Russian party was not aimed to bring all discussions to one standard. “We are facing common challenges and threats of global security. We should counter them by joint efforts,” stressed Lieutenant General Alexander Fomin.
Saudi Arabia wants to buy modern Russian armament
Deputy Defence Minister Lieutenant General Alexander Fomin stated this in course of his meeting with Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Lieutenant General Hamid al-Ruweili at the VI Moscow Conference on International Security.
As Alexander Fomin said, military cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia “has intensified within last two-three years”.
“We have been working hard for 2.5 years. We have a list of your requests in terms of possible arms procurement,” said Lieutenant General Alexander Fomin.
According to him, Russian military department in interested in progressive development of military and technical cooperation. “We look forward to continued open and trusted dialogue on all range of issues, which we are interested in,” stated Russian Deputy Defence Minister.
Source: The Russian Federation Defence Ministry
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