Three (03) ships of Russian Federation arrive at port of Trincomalee

The guided missile cruiser ‘Variag’, large anti-submarine ship ‘Admiral Panteleev’ and medium ocean tanker "Pechenga" of the Russian Federation arrived at the port of Trincomalee on 30th November 2020.

The trio of Russian ships has arrived in Trincomalee for replenishment and crew rest and the proceedings at the port have been limited only to aforementioned matters, owing to the health guidelines for the prevention of COVID-19.

The three ships are scheduled to leave the island on 03rd December for their next port of call, after taking part in a Passage Exercise with Sri Lanka Navy Ship (SLNS) ‘Sayura’.