Russian Marines, Philippine NAVSOG bond in obstacle course

Security & Defense

After visiting Headquarters Philippine Fleet, Chief-of-Staff of Russian Submarine Forces of the Pacific Fleet Rear Admiral Eduard E. Mikhailov visited the Headquarters Naval Special Operations Group (NAVSOG) on January 10.

Philippine Fleet photo

At the Headquarters Naval Special Operations Group, Mikhailov witnessed Russian Marines and NAVSOG personnel work out the obstacle course of Naval Special Operations School to highlight Russian-Philippine Navy friendship.

Philippine Fleet photo

Philippine Fleet photo

“A historic visit of Russian Navy to the Philippine Fleet and Naval Special Operations Group 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.