Second phase of construction of Russian military facilities in the Arctic started


The second phase of construction of military camps of the Eastern Military District stationed in the Arctic zone started, the head of the press service of the Eastern Military District, Colonel Alexander Gordeyev said on Thursday.

“Recently, experts have completed the unloading of building materials and construction equipment in the Bay of Rogers, Wrangel Island, East Bay, Cape Schmidt. Delivery of cargo was done by ships “Abakan” and “Igor Ilyinsky”, accompanied by the icebreaker “Admiral Makarov”, he said.

Gordeyev said that during this second phase of the plan to build the infrastructure of military camps at Cape Schmidt and Wrangel Island.


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