Russia-Japan exercise was held in the Sea of Japan
Today, ship detachment of the Pacific Fleet, including Admiral Tributs major anti-submarine ship and Boris Butoma major tanker, have finished its visit to the Maizuru port (Japan), says press center of RF Defence Ministry.
Warships of two countries held the SAREX naval joint exercise in the Wakasa Bay in the Sea of Japan. Despite complicated weather conditions, two parties assessed the exercise as successful.
The Russian Navy ship detachment arrived in the Maizuru port on January 21.
The Russian warships have been performing tasks under command of Rear Admiral Eduard Mikhailov since October 2016.