“During the implementation of the tasks, the grouping of the Russians vessels has started the working out of the planned events of the combat training in the waters of the Black Sea,” the message said.
About 10 vessels involved in the drills of the Black Sea Fleet, including large landing ships Azov and Caesar Kunikov, small artillery Orekhovo-Zuevo and Mirazh, a few missile boats and others.
The Russian vessels continue to observe the activity of the NATO vessels in the northwestern part of the Black Sea.
The vessels of the Russian Fleet work out the elements of the joint swimming and military maneuvers in the maritime firing ranges.
At the final stage of the drills at the firing ranges, the vessels of the Black Sea Fleet will hold the missile and artillery shelling on see and air targets from the man-portable air defense and artillery complexes.