Alexei Rulev

Russia's Admiral Essen heading back to Sevastopol

The Black Sea Fleet’s frigate Admiral Essen has accomplished missions as part of Russia’s permanent Mediterranean taskforce and has set off for its home base in Sevastopol, the Russian Black Sea Fleet spokesman Alexei …

 Crimea's S-400 combat teams hold air defense drills

The combat teams of a battalion of S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile systems stationed in Crimea redeployed launchers, practiced detecting targets and destroyed a notional enemy’s air attack weapons in drills, representative of the Black …

S-400 battalion deployed in Crimea's Dzhankoy

The fourth battalion of Russia's S-400 Triumph air defence missile systems has been put into active service in Crimea near the Russian-Ukrainian border, Russian Black Sea Fleet Information department dead Alexey Rulev …

Russia sends new frigate to Mediterranean

Russia deployed its new frigate with long-range Kalibr cruise missiles to the Mediterranean Sea today, the Black Sea Fleet Spokesman, Captain 2nd rank Alexei Rulev said. "The Black Sea Navy Fleet's …