MArines

Russian marines permanently on board of the Mistral "Vladivostok"?

Russians boarding Vladicvvostok, photo Bernard Grua

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According to Russia’s Gazeta.ru news website, dozens of Russian marines, together with officers and sailors from the country’s Pacific and Baltic Fleets, currently remain on board the warship, the website says, quoting a representative of the General Staff without disclosing his name.