Russia's Navy Day parades in pictures

Russia’s Navy Day parades in photos



Russia has held its annual Navy Day present on the finish of a month which started with the dying of 14 sailors in a fireplace catastrophe aboard a nuclear submarine.

The main target of the celebrations was St Petersburg, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s dwelling metropolis, and the serenity of the occasion contrasted sharply with Saturday’s crackdown on political dissent within the capital, Moscow.

Russian Navy sailors onboard warships during the "Russia Navy Day" parade in Kronstadt, outside St Petersburg, Russia, 28 July 2019Picture copyright
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The largest parade was held close to St Petersburg, the place warships lined up off the historic Baltic Sea base of Kronstadt

The frigate Admiral Kasatonov during the "Russia Navy Day" parade in St Petersburg, Russia, 28 July 2019Picture copyright
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One among Russia’s latest warships, the frigate Admiral Kasatonov, was in St Petersburg

Russian Navy sailors onboard the diesel-electric submarine Kronstadt during the "Russia Navy Day" parade in St Petersburg, Russia, 28 July 2019Picture copyright
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A diesel submarine additionally turned up for the present within the nation’s second metropolis

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) speaks to Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Nikolai Yevmenov (R) during the military parade marking the Navy Day in St Petersburg, Russia, 28 July 2019Picture copyright
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Vladimir Putin (L) watched the parade with the Russian Navy’s Commander-in-Chief, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov (R)

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with family members of recently deceased submarine officers in St Petersburg, Russia, 27 July 2019Picture copyright
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On Saturday, Mr Putin met households of the submariners who died on 1 July

Russian marines in Sevastopol, 28 JulyPicture copyright
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Russian marines placed on a show in Sevastopol, dwelling of the Black Sea Fleet in Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014

Helicopters over Sevastopol, 28 JulyPicture copyright
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Helicopters joined the present in Sevastopol

People watch parade in Vladivostok, 28 JulyPicture copyright
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In Vladivostok, individuals dressed as sailors to observe the Russian Pacific Fleet’s parade

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