Russia—Pacific Fleet Marines Wrap Up Exercise

Tass | 10/09/2019

Russian marines assigned to the Pacific Fleet have just concluded their largest exercise of the year, reports Russia’s Tass news agency. More than 4,000 personnel took part in the training at ranges on the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia’s Far East, said a Pacific Fleet release on Tuesday. The drills began on Sept. 30 and concluded on Oct. 8. The drills involved countering a hostile amphibious landing and seizing an enemy airfield. There were three live-fire events, including Grad...

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