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IN PHOTOS: Russian vessels visit Philippines as 2019 begins

Jan 06, 2019 - 3:01 PM

(UPDATED) The visit will 'enhance and sustain the promotion of peace, stability, and maritime cooperation' between the Philippines and Russia, says the Philippine Navy

GOODWILL VISIT. Philippine Navy officials and members of media stand on the dock to welcome the 3 Russian Navy vessels upon their arrival at Pier 9, Manila on January 6, 2019. All photos by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

LOOK: Russian vessels arrive in PH for goodwill visit

Jun 09, 2018 - 7:32 PM

The visit 'aims to strengthen the relationship' between the Philippine Navy and the Russian Navy

Photo from the Philippine Navy

Putin shows off Russia's naval might with major parade

Jul 31, 2017 - 12:30 AM

Dozens of warships and submarines go on display along the Neva River and in the Gulf of Finland

Russian sailors stand on the deck of a Small rocket ship during the Naval Military Parade for Russia's Navy Day in Saint Petersburg on July 30, 2017. President Vladimir Putin oversaw a pomp-filled display of Russia's naval might as the Kremlin paraded its sea power from the Baltic Sea to the shores of Syria. Some 50 warships and submarines were on show along the Neva River and in the Gulf of Finland off the country's second city of Saint Petersburg after Putin ordered the navy to hold its first ever parade on such a grand scale. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Alexander Zemlianichenko

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WATCH: Russian warship arrives in Manila

Apr 20, 2017 - 4:34 PM

The Russian Navy is back in Manila for its second goodwill visit to the country this year

HEAVILY ARMED. Russian Pacific Fleet, Varyag, is armed with 16 anti-ship missiles

Russian guided missile cruiser arrives in Manila

Apr 20, 2017 - 9:26 AM

The Russian Navy makes its second goodwill visit to the Philippines this year

PORT CALL. Russian guided missile cruiser Varyag makes a port call in Manila on April 20, 2017. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

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Jan 03, 2017 - 8:40 PM

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Russia ready to help PH in fight vs terrorism, piracy

Jan 03, 2017 - 1:50 PM

Russian Navy Pacific Deputy Commander Rear Admiral Eduard Mikhailov in Manila for a goodwill visit also foresees future multinational military exercises in the South China Sea involving the Philippines Russia China and even Malaysia

RUSSIAN WARSHIP. This picture taken on September 12, 2016, shows Russian destroyer Admiral Tributs arriving at Zhanjiang port in China's southern Guangdong province.  Russian navy ships arrived for eight-day joint military exercises with the Chinese navy in the South China Sea, in a show of force after an international tribunal invalidated the Asian giant's extensive claims in the region. / AFP PHOTO / STR / China OUT

Russian ships in Manila for 3-day visit

Jan 31, 2012 - 8:44 PM

Visit aimed at boosting ties to fight terrorism transnational crime

GOODWILL VISIT. Russian Navy ships arrived in Manila on January 31, 2012 for a 3-day visit. (Photo courtesy of Philippine Navy)