Several senior Russian naval officers fired after base fire

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 4, 2010 15:56




Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has censured Russian naval command on Wednesday for a fire that broke out at a naval air base outside of Moscow last week.

Medvedev also dismissed several senior naval officers from service as a result of the incident.

Thirteen aircraft hangars were destroyed in the fire.


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