Command  and  Boarding  Teams of  the Russian ASW ship “ RS SEVEROMORSK “ received training on the premises of NATO Maritime Interdiction Operational Training Center, on Crete (Souda Naval Base), from 15 to 17 January 2013.

The training was received in the context of the activities of the program of cooperation of  NATO – RUSSIA Council,  aiming  at  the enhancement of  the capabilities of trainees,   concerning  maritime  interdiction  and  the combat  of  piracy,  prior  to  their development in the operations in the Horn of Africa.

The personnel of  the Ship’ s Command Team and the Boarding Teams that received training amounted to twenty five (25) people.