Pacific Fleet warships arrive on visit to Myanmar

Today, the Pacific Fleet detachment made up of the large ASW warship Admiral Panteleyev and large ship tanker Boris Butoma has arrived on unofficial visit to Yangon City, Myanmar.

The Russian warships moored at the Thilawa Port where welcoming ceremony took place. Today, representatives of Myanmar Naval Command have visited the Russian warship. The Russian seamen also paid a visit to Commander of the Ayeyarwady Region and Chief of Naval Staff of Myanmar.

It is planned that citizens will be able to visit the Russian ships in course of the stopover. Moreover, the Russian seamen will be given opportunity to go on a bus tour round historical sites of the city.

The unofficial visit to Myanmar will last four days.