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    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    • Guardian of the East: The Might of Russian Pacific Fleet
    © Photo : Russian Defence Ministry
    Varyag guided missile cruiser fires an AK-130 automatic naval cannon.

    On May 21 the Russian Pacific Fleet celebrates its 286th anniversary.

    The history of this mighty naval force began on May 21, 1731 when the Russian Empire established the Okhotsk Military Flotilla — Russia's first regular naval unit in the Far East.

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