Russian Pacific Fleet Submarine Forces chief visits Philippine Fleet

Philippine Navy’s Philippine Fleet said that it rendered arrival honors for the Chief-of-Staff of Russian Submarine Forces of the Pacific Fleet Rear Admiral Eduard E. Mikhailov at Headquarters Philippine Fleet, Naval Base Cavite, January 10, 2019.

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The arrival honors was followed by Rear Admiral Mikhailov’s visit at Headquarters Naval Special Operations Group which culminated with a partner run down of both Russian Marines and NAVSOG in the obstacle course of Naval Special Operations School to highlight Russian-Philippine Navy friendship.

“A historic visit of Russian Navy to the Philippine Fleet and Naval Special Operations Group (NAVSOG) during the five-day Russian Navy Goodwill Visit in the Philippines, a first in the 80 years existence of the Philippine Fleet,” the Philippine Fleet said.