Crimea is preparing for the defense: video large-scale landing with the participation of the Fleet
Monday, March 21, there was a sudden command and staff exercises of the airborne troops in the Crimean training ground Opuk. For the first time there has arrived 2,5 thousand Marines from three different divisions (stationed in Novorossiysk, Kamyshin and Ulan-Ude).
About this “Russian conversation” reports with reference to the press service of the defense Ministry.
Participants will practice various types of landing. Dropping from the air, and amphibious assault ship “Caesar Kunikov”.
According to the official representative of the black sea fleet Vyacheslav Trukhacheva, the crew of the large landing ship “Caesar Kunikov” will work out the organization of loading and landing on unequipped coast equipment and personnel of the airborne forces.
In addition, the involvement of black sea fleet ships will work out the issues of interspecies interaction .
Together they will reflect the attack of the enemy on the Peninsula, and then destroy it.
The maneuvers have caused concern in Ukraine and in NATO, where they were called “illegal” and “inconsistent”.
19 March in the Crimea with a three-day visit for the first time, a delegation of European and Ukrainian politicians. It included about 20 people.
As previously reported, “Russian Dialogue”, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin after Senator Alexei Pushkov commented on the promise of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin “to regain freedom” residents of the Crimean Peninsula.