Russia to upgrade Syria naval facility to permanent base

AFP

© AFP/File | Russia’s defence ministry said that the country was poised to transform its naval facility in the Syrian port city of Tartus into a permanent base

MOSCOW (AFP) – Russia’s defence ministry said Monday that the country was poised to transform its naval facility in the Syrian port city of Tartus into a permanent base.

“In Syria we will have a permanent naval base in Tartus,” Russian news agencies quoted deputy defence minister Nikolai Pankov as saying.

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One Response to “Russia to upgrade Syria naval facility to permanent base”

  1. daveyone1 Says:

    Reblogged this on World Peace Forum.

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