The Kola Gulf will be closed for navigation during the transportation of the Kursk nuclear submarine to the dock at Roslyakovo settlement, the administration of the Murmansk port reported on Monday. The officials of the Murmansk port administration believe that the movement in the Gulf will be interrupted for no more than 24 hours. Two groups of pilots - the main and the reserve ones - have been formed for piloting the Kursk submarine in the Kola Gulf.
Russia has delivered three divisions of anti-aircraft missile systems S-300PM-2 to Syria. These systems differ from the classic S-300