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Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov, instructed the chiefs of command and control bodies of the Main Command of the Navy to analyze the results of the X International Forum “Arctic: Present and Future”, which is taking place in St. Petersburg from 10 to 12 December.
“A thorough analysis of the results of the forum and the participation of the delegation of the Navy in it is necessary for further work carried out by the Main Command of the Navy in the development of the Arctic zone and ensuring security in this important region,” said Admiral Nikolai Evmenov at a working meeting where issues of the results of participation of representatives of the Navy in plenary sessions and meetings of sections of the X International Forum “Arctic: Present and Future”.
“The Russian Navy plays a key role in the Arctic, ensuring that any threats to national security and economic activity in this region are prevented. The potential of the Northern and Pacific fleets makes it possible to carry out this task at a high level of efficiency, ”said the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy.
On December 10-11, at the direction of Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, the delegation of the Russian Navy’s High Command took part in plenary sessions and sessions within the X International Forum “Arctic: Present and Future”, which is completing its work in St. Petersburg. The delegation of the Main Command of the Navy included the heads and specialists of the command and control bodies of the Navy, employees of research institutes of the Military Educational and Scientific Center of the Russian Navy, representatives of the Center of the Russian Geographical Society under the High Command of the Navy and representatives of the Northern Fleet.
In accordance with the program of the event, the discussion program of the forum on December 10 was opened by the plenary session “Priorities of state policy in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation.” First Deputy Minister for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic Alexander Krutikov, Chairman of the Committee for Regional Policy and Problems of the North and the Far East Nikolai Kharitonov, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Alexei Bezprozvannykh, Head of the Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Monitoring Environment Igor Shumakov, Chairman of the RAS Scientific Council for Arctic and Antarctic Studies Alexey Gvishiani, Vice President of PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel Andrey Grachev.
On December 11, representatives of the Russian Navy took part in the plenary session “Regions as key participants in the development of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation”, as well as in the panel session “Security architecture of the Arctic region.”
The Forum is held with the support and participation of the Federation Council, the State Duma, the Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic, the Russian Foreign Ministry and other relevant federal ministries and departments, regional authorities, commercial companies and research organizations, and the media. The organizer is the Interregional Public Organization “Association of Polar Explorers”.
Earlier, the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, at a working meeting in the Admiralty, where the issues of the readiness of the Main Command of the Navy to participate in the Forum were considered, noted: “The development of the Arctic zone is a priority task of the Navy, based on the Russian historical past of discoveries and research. The Russian Navy today feels confident in the Arctic, ensuring the guaranteed safety of the state’s maritime and economic activities. The Russian Navy will continue to develop its infrastructure in the Arctic, participate in solving a set of issues of the Arctic strategy at the interdepartmental level. In recent years, the volume of complex oceanographic studies of the Arctic zone has doubled. The results of the regular oceanographic expeditions conducted by the Navy today are a worthy continuation of the Navy’s activity in the study of the Arctic regions, which was started by the first Russian polar sailors, a significant contribution to the implementation of the national maritime policy in the field of ensuring security in this important region. Undoubtedly, representatives of the Russian Navy will make their important contribution to the work of the forum by participating in discussions at the forum sites and exchanging experience on its fields. “
According to the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, “the delegation of the Navy will contribute to the development of the resolution, which will become the main result of the two-day work of the forum“ Arctic: Present and Future ”. This resolution accumulates the initiatives and recommendations developed during the event ”.
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