July 29, 2021 – Warships of foreign navies, which took part in the fifth Main Naval Parade, left Kronstadt. Among them: the frigate of the Pakistan Navy “Zulfikar”, the frigate of the Indian Navy “Tabar”, the corvette of the Iranian Navy “Sahand”.
As the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, noted before, “the participation of warships of the Pakistan Navy, the Indian Navy and the Iranian Navy in the Main Naval Parade will serve to further strengthen mutual understanding between Russian sailors and sailors of the states that will represent these ships at events on July 25.”
Earlier in St. Petersburg, the commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy met with 20 delegations of foreign navies who attended the Main Naval Parade.
Iranian ship Makran is believed to be loading military equipment in St Petersburg.