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In the framework of the visit to Vladivostok of the detachment of warships of the naval forces of the Republic of Korea in the composition of the mine layer “namp’o” and tank landing ships “of Ilchulbong and Chorjavon” the Sports Committee of the Pacific fleet organized a friendly competition between the Pacific fleet and soldiers of the Navy of South Korea in volleyball and tug of war.

More than sixty Russian and South Korean sailors participated in the competition. Competitions in tug-of-war were held at the sports village on the main dock of the Pacific fleet in the Golden horn. Teams in these competitions were mixed and each of them consisted of five Russian and five Korean soldiers. In this kind of competition from the Russian side was attended by sailors of the destroyer “Quick”, and from Korea-two tank landing ships.

The volleyball matches took place at the Sports center CSKA (sea and physical preparation, Vladivostok). Here fought for supremacy cadets of the Pacific higher naval school named after S. Makarov and cadets of academies of the army, national Navy and air force of the Republic of Korea.

At the end of the friendly matches the team captains and the players of the two countries exchanged Souvenirs and gifts.

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