The Russian Marines marked their the 310th anniversary on November 27.
The Russian Marines mark the 310th anniversary on November 27. First Russian naval infantry force was formed in 1705 and since than has fought in numerous wars. Russian Marines are equipped with amphibious tanks, mobile anti-tank and anti-missile systems and automatic small arms to operate in any regions and in any weather conditions. The total number of Russian marines now stands at about 12.5 thousand people. Photos of Russian naval infantry force in a gallery by TASS