3 Russian Navy ships now in Manila

Security & Defense

Three Russian Navy Pacific Fleet ships: the anti-submarine destroyers Admiral Tributs and Vinogradov, and large sea tanker Irkut are now in Manila for a five-day goodwill visit.

PTV photo

This is the second visit of Russian Navy this year 2019.

The visit is amid the ongoing United States-Philippines joint military exercise Balikatan 2019.