26 March 2012, 12:00

Another Russian Pacific Fleet squadron heads home from Horn of Africa

Another Russian Pacific Fleet squadron heads home from Horn of Africa

The seventh squadron of Russian Pacific Fleet ships is through with its mission of patrolling pirate-infested waters off the Horn of Africa and is heading home now. The squadron is due to call at the port of Ho Chi Minh City from the 4th to the 7th of April, to have some rest and replenish supplies.

The seventh squadron of Russian Pacific Fleet ships is through with its mission of patrolling pirate-infested waters off the Horn of Africa and is heading home now.

The squadron is due to call at the port of Ho Chi Minh City from the 4th to the 7th of April, to have some rest and replenish supplies.

The Russian seamen escorted five convoys of merchant ships from different countries throughout their more than three-month long vigil in the Gulf of Aden area.  

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Russia, World, Military news, Pacific convoy
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