In the Northern fleet formed a new division PVO

the air defense System of the Russian Arctic continues to improve. In the Northern fleet formed a new division of air defence. It is reported by the GTRK “Murman” with reference to Minister of defence of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu.

“We’re improving the defense system in the Russian segment of the Arctic and the Northern borders of the state. In the Northern fleet was formed another division of air defence,” — said Shoigu in the framework of the recent meeting of the Board of the military Department.

the defense Minister also noted that currently the Northern sea route is reliably protected. Fleet on a regular basis spends military exercises aimed at defense industrial facilities. Shoigu said that strengthening Russia’s defense capability in the Arctic is now paying special attention.

“Laid a solid basis for creating a military infrastructure. We built on the Arctic archipelago has no analogues in the world of administrative and residential complexes in which military combat duty on a rotational basis,” the Minister added.

Text: GTRK “Murman”