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Russia: Black Sea fleet ships launch missiles during Caucasus 2020 war games00:17

Russia: Black Sea fleet ships launch missiles during Caucasus 2020 war games

Russian Federation, Black Sea
September 22, 2020 at 11:05 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Russian Navy’s Tarantul-III-class corvette Ivanovets and her sister ship the R-60 practised hitting simulated targets as part of the Caucasus 2020 war games in the Black Sea on Tuesday.

According to a Russian Ministry of Defence statement, the ships launched P-270 Moskit supersonic anti-ship missiles to targets imitating enemy vessels.

Sukhoi Su-24M bombers and Su-30SM fighter jets also took part in the drills, the ministry said.

The war games take place between September 21 and September 26 and involve around 80,000 servicemen, including military units from Armenia, Belarus, China, Myanmar, and Pakistan.

Russia: Black Sea fleet ships launch missiles during Caucasus 2020 war games00:17
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The Russian Navy’s Tarantul-III-class corvette Ivanovets and her sister ship the R-60 practised hitting simulated targets as part of the Caucasus 2020 war games in the Black Sea on Tuesday.

According to a Russian Ministry of Defence statement, the ships launched P-270 Moskit supersonic anti-ship missiles to targets imitating enemy vessels.

Sukhoi Su-24M bombers and Su-30SM fighter jets also took part in the drills, the ministry said.

The war games take place between September 21 and September 26 and involve around 80,000 servicemen, including military units from Armenia, Belarus, China, Myanmar, and Pakistan.

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