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As part of the exercise held in the Northern Fleet with the Arctic Expeditionary Group of Forces and Troops, the crew of the frigate Admiral Gorshkov of the Fleet of the Soviet Union performed practical firing with an artillery system at mock sea and air targets.

Combat exercises by the crew of the frigate were worked out in the Barents Sea in the fleet’s training grounds closed to civilian navigation. According to the plan of the exercise, the ship repulsed the attack of boats and means of air attack of a mock enemy.

The exercise with the Arctic expeditionary group is conducted under the leadership of the commander of the Northern Fleet. It involves up to 1,200 personnel, about 140 units of military and special equipment, up to 20 aircraft, up to 30 ships, submarines and support vessels.

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