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Navy chief returns home from Russia

Navy chief returns home from Russia
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal meets Commander-in-Chief of Russian Navy Admiral Nikolai Anatolyevich Yevmenov during the former’s visit to Russia recently.

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  • 31 July, 2021 12:00 AM
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Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal returned home from Russia on Friday after an official visit at the invitation of Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Nikolai Anatolyevich Yevmenov.

Assistant Navy Chief (operations) and Navy Administrative authorities Dhaka formally welcomed the Chief of Naval Staff at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital, says an ISPR press release.

During his visit to Russia, the Chief of Naval Staff participated in the 325th Russian Naval anniversary and the 5th Naval Parade on July 25.

Chief of Naval Staff exchanged views with the Chiefs of Naval Staff and senior officials from different countries.

He later visited the naval headquarters of Russia and paid a courtesy call on Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Nikolai Anatolyevich Yevmenov.

The Chief of Naval Staff also visited the country’s naval museums and historical sites.