The ships of the Baltic fleet conducted artillery firing during the exercise in the Gulf

Small anti-submarine ship “Kazan”

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MOSCOW, may 31. /TASS/. Small anti-submarine ship “Kazan” and basic minesweeper BT-115 the Leningrad naval base of the Baltic fleet held in the Gulf of Finland artillery firing at targets, simulating combat vehicles of the imaginary enemy, is spoken in the message of Russian defense Ministry.

“The complex artillery firing were conducted on a towed the ship’s shield, imitating a surface ship imaginary enemy”, – stated in the message.

After firing the ships had fulfilled the elements of maneuvering and defense on unprotected RAID conducted training on communications and air defense. After the completion of the maneuvers they returned to the home.